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Most states have a budget surplus, but should be wary of financial 'cliff'


Governors and legislators seeking to expand broadband infrastructure must find a balance between flexibility and utility, researchers said.

CARES funding vital for quick connectivity during pandemic, researchers say


A new report from the Pew Charitable Trusts suggests that the CARES Act has been instrumental in allowing states to quickly connect residents to broadband.

Pew's new broadband tool shows how states are taking action


New data compiled by Pew Charitable Trusts shows legislative interest in high-speed internet is rising, with states passing 156 broadband laws last year.

Visualization: U.S. state governors and their salaries


The Council of State Governments, part of the Pew Charitable Trusts, has published a new data visualization looking at the salaries of state governors.