State Politics and Policy, Section 22

Welcome to the State Politics and Policy web site!

The State Politics and Policy Section of American Political Science Association works to promote scholarly research and the exchange of ideas in the field of state politics and policy, broadly defined.

The purpose to this section is to further our understanding of the American states including their institutions, political actors, policies, and local, national, and international influence.

Founded: 1989

Membership dues:
(includes a print subscription to State Politics & Policy Quarterly)

  • Student membership: $10
  • Regular membership: $27

Our bylaws, approved on June 8, 2018, are here in PDF form.