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.
Director, Voting Rights and Access to Justice
Director, Campaign Finance and Electoral Reform
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.
Americans’ civil liberties are in danger if Congress does not ensure that ordinary people can hold state and federal officials accountable for wrongdoing.
This video from faith leaders explains four concrete, nonpartisan ways that religious communities can support the 2020 election.
Putting an end to gerrymandering could lead to tougher gun legislation at the state level—and, as a result, safer communities.
Implementing voter-determined districts is a sensible way to end partisan gerrymandering and ensure fair representation.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks with Neera Tanden at the 2019 CAP Ideas Conference about the swell of progressive successes in the new House of Representatives and the path forward.
Stacey Abrams spoke at the 2019 CAP Ideas Conference, sharing her three solutions to combat voter suppression efforts and amplify new voices.
Rep. Adam Schiff and Ari Melber sit down at the 2019 CAP Ideas Conference to discuss the new era of oversight in the House.
Virginia’s newly elected women delegates are now leading the charge in making their voices heard in government.
The elimination of the blue slip rule would allow President Donald Trump to radically reshape the judiciary.