Counselor; President, Center for American Progress Action Fund
Candidates who questioned or denied the outcome of the 2020 presidential election lost key races in the midterms as voters across the country elected pro-democracy candidates.
The new Senate proposal to reform the Electoral Count Act would help prevent the overthrow of a presidential election.
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.
Results from a national survey of registered voters shed light on how Americans view the importance of the social safety net and other economic policies amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Those who brought democracy back from the brink deserve recognition from the country’s highest office.
CAP brought together diverse religious leaders to explore the values underpinning the faith community’s support of democracy.
In the next several months, Congress is poised to pass the For the People Act, transformative democracy reform legislation.
Commonsense executive actions can limit improper foreign influence in elections.
The diversity and complexity of rural voters were on display in the 2020 election, particularly in states such as Georgia and Arizona.
While the pandemic has illustrated the need for progressive policies more than ever, significant challenges still confront those who advocate for and hope to implement them.
Communities across the country have passed state and local ballot measures to increase public funding for early childhood services, demonstrating a path forward for federal action in 2021.
Progressive criminal justice policies fared well at the ballot box, with voters across the country approving critical reforms.