What is Significant Features?

a convening place for policy makers, researchers and citizens

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American Federalism 101

FEDERALISM IS AS RELEVANT TODAY AS IT WAS AT THE FOUNDING OF OUR REPUBLIC

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Significant Features of American Federalism

online data book

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March 31, 2020

How do partisan views and ideology relate to Americans’ support for decentralization?

A research study published in the latest issue of Public Administration Review analyzes Americans’ preferences for making policy at the national...

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March 27, 2020

The Significant Features data book is a work in progress…

It has been almost 25 years since the last Significant Features data book was published in 1996. Our ambition is to...

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February 27, 2020

State Fiscal Briefs (2020)

National recessions and federal tax and spending changes can affect budgets in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. And...

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