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Events

Jul
19

Make Your Voice Matter, Even When Your Elected Officials Already Agree With You

What’s the point of calling your legislators when they’re already doing what you think they should do? It’s the crazy people in those other states…

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Jul
21

How to Organize a State House Lobby Day

It may seem like all the action is in Washington, DC, but your state legislators and governor are doing things every day that hit close…

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Jul
30

It’s Your America – Lexington, KY

In partnership with:       Are tech companies censoring people or letting misinformation run wild? It’s complicated – and so are you. This is…

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Videos

The Common Ground of the American People: Highlights

Can Republicans and Democrats agree on anything? Absolutely. We joined our partners at Voice of the People to unveil nearly 150 policy ideas that get broad support.

Childcare During Covid: Parents Speak

The Covid-19 pandemic has pushed millions of Americans out of work. Many dropped out of the workforce when their jobs evaporated. But for others, another force was at play: the childcare crisis.

Citizen Panel Event w/ Rep. Raskin (MD-8)

In a unique survey, people agreed on ways to deal with gerrymandering, curb the influence of money in politics, and make elections better represent the will of voters.

Reopening Public Spaces: Is It a Partisan Issue?

We spoke with a Columbia University researcher who is documenting the experiences of New Yorkers to understand the pandemic and help us fight the next public health crisis.

Citizen Panel Event w/ Rep. Malinowski (NJ-7)

In a unique survey, majorities of Republicans and Democrats agreed on government reform, campaign financing, lobbying reform and more.

Citizen Panel Event w/ Rep. Morelle (NY-25)

In a unique survey, majorities of Republicans and Democrats agreed on whether to offer undocumented immigrants a path to citizenship, what to do about the status of “Dreamers,” and more.

Citizen Panel Event w/ Rep. Fitzpatrick (PA-1)

In a unique survey, majorities of Republicans and Democrats agreed on government reform, campaign financing, lobbying reform and more.

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