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- Both pitches and finished submissions are welcome for consideration.
- Preference will be shown for articles that challenge conventional coverage and analysis.
- Short pieces should range between 400 and 800 words and longer pieces start at 1,000 words.
- Longer pieces and multi-part coverage pieces should first be pitched to the editorial staff to refine the scope of the piece.
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- The editorial staff retains final right to make any modifications to submissions to confirm to the style guide of The Policy Wire.
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