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  • Deciding Who Drives

    U.S. citizens and lawful immigrants can routinely obtain and renew driver’s licenses, and some states have decided to allow unauthorized immigrants to do so as well. As of the summer of 2015, 10 states—California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Vermont, and Washington—and the District of Columbia issue driver’s licenses to this... Read More

  • Pew and Bertarelli Praise Chile's Creation of Easter Island Marine Park

    The Pew Charitable Trusts and The Bertarelli Foundation applaud today’s action by the Chilean government to create one of the world’s largest fully protected marine parks in the waters surrounding Easter Island, a Chilean territory in the South Pacific Ocean. The park was announced by Chile’s president, Michelle Bachelet. Read More

  • From Pew: New Research on Retirement Plans

    Over the last three decades, the U.S. private sector retirement system has undergone significant change. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, between 1980 and 2014 the proportion of private sector employees enrolled in defined benefit pension plans decreased from 38 percent to 16 percent. At the same time, participation in employer-sponsored 401(k) plans and individual retirement accounts... Read More

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