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Project for an Informed Electorate College of Social Sciences & Interdisciplinary Studies

About Project for an Informed Electorate

About This Organization

The Project for an Informed Electorate is housed at the Institute for Social Research at California State University, Sacramento, and directed by Kim L. Nalder, Professor of Political Science.

The Project for an Informed Electorate's mission is to empower citizens by fostering greater understanding of politics, policy, and government. We are dedicated to identifying, creating, and disseminating accurate, trustworthy, open, and non-partisan information.

We do so by conducting academic research, organizing public events, and pursuing innovative means of achieving innovative means of achieving widespread civic knowledge.

Initiative Explainer videos. In partnership with the Sacramento Public Library and the Legislative Analyst’s Office - Videos now available with an ASL interpreter and with Spanish Subtitles (click on CC and choose Spanish).

Election Preview “Making Sense of an Election Like No Other” Expert panel - Oct. 28, 1-2:15 p.m.
Register for the Zoom Webinar

Watch our Truth Checks on Initiative Ads with KCRA3 and our Misinformation series with ABC10

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    Find Us

    Project for an Informed Electorate (PIE)
    Sac State Downtown, 304 S Street
    Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Contact Us

    Phone: (916) 278-5737