On the state legislative project, Pallay oversees the writers on the State Legislative team, which covers the 7,384 state legislators as well as all elections and chamber-related activity in the 50 states. In addition to his work on the state legislative team, Pallay leads the Redistricting project, which features pages on the re-mapping process in all 50 states. In fall 2011, Pallay headed a new project covering members of Congress, elections and candidates.
Prior to joining Ballotpedia in June 2010, Pallay was a policy analyst for the South Carolina Policy Council, where he covered a number of issues including the state budget.
Originally from New Jersey, Pallay spent 8 years in the south, studying Journalism and History at Emory University before earning a Masters in Public Administration at the College of Charleston.
Pallay lives in Boston, Massachusetts where his wife is a resident at Tufts University Medical Center.
- Pallay presented data on state legislative competitiveness in an April 2012 panel (see video here)
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