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Capitol Ideas Magazine

CSG Capitol Ideas magazine tells the story of leaders in the states and the important public policy issues that matter right now. Capitol Ideas provides state leaders with a fresh perspective and the latest information impacting the states.

The magazine publishes digitally four times annually.

The Book of the States

Since 1935, The Book of the States has been the reference tool of choice, providing relevant, accurate and timely information, answers and comparisons for all 56 states, commonwealths and territories of the United States.

Once an annual publication, this is now a year-round digital resource featuring state-by-state comparisons. For an archive of past issues, visit

CSG Capitol Ideas Weekly Newsletter sends member stories, state successes, the latest policy trends, news from CSG and more directly to your inbox every week to keep you up-to-date and connected with your fellow members and industry partners.

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