The Pew Charitable Trusts

For broadband, states look to federal relief funding


It's become a truism that broadband is an essential life tool, but states still face challenges in closing the digital divide.

Pew: State governments viewed favorably as federal rating hits new low


Even as public views of the federal government in Washington have fallen to another new low, the public continues to see their state and local governments in a favorable light.

Pew: how sequestration impacts states (VIDEO)


The Pew Charitable Trusts' Anne Stauffer, an expert in the federal-state fiscal relationship, discusses the challenges policymakers face and how the sequester impacts states differently.