Today at 2:30 PM EDT: Beyond Acronyms in K-12 Education
To build a multiracial representative democracy, we need bold structural reforms that expand participation. We are leading policy analysis and research, communications, and advocacy to pass voting rights and democracy reform legislation in Congress to help defend democracy from the serious threats it faces.
We are leading cross-institutional work to combat the erosion of trust in government and in our elections—spread in part by the big lie about the 2020 election and a broader strategy by conservatives employed for decades.
We are part of the 200+-organization Declaration for American Democracy coalition, the largest coalition of progressive groups assembled to fight for democracy reform—including intersectional advocacy, membership, and policy groups.
It's time to say farewell to the filibuster so Congress can pass vital and popular legislation on voting rights, equal pay, and more.
With our nation’s system of election administration facing profound challenges, Commissioner Benjamin Hovland of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission shares his thoughts on the path forward.
The Senate must elevate saving democracy over the arcane Senate filibuster rules, which have been amended many times before.
Far-reaching federal legislation would set national standards to combat many new state laws aimed at suppressing voters and sabotaging valid election results.
The automatic clearing of eligible criminal records can help to foster civic engagement and build a healthier democracy.
The Biden administration can further advance its key priorities by restoring federal leadership on access to justice issues.
Those who brought democracy back from the brink deserve recognition from the country’s highest office.
The Biden-Harris administration should have staff in the White House who are specifically focused on strengthening American democracy.
Women—particularly women of color—continue to make noteworthy gains at all levels of government, but bold policies and structural changes are still needed to reach gender parity in U.S. politics.
Commonsense executive actions can limit improper foreign influence in elections.