Advocacy Letter

Dear Chairman Alexander, Ranking Member Murray, and Members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: Dēmos expresses concern about the appointment of R. Alexander Acosta as Secretary of Labor and urges the members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and...
03/21/2017
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Senate Judiciary Committee Must Focus on Judge Gorsuch’s Troubling Money-in-Politics Record  Dear Majority Leader McConnell, Minority Leader Schumer, Chairman Grassley, and Ranking Member Feinstein: As organizations representing tens of millions of Americans, we write to...
03/14/2017
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Dear Senator: Demos is a public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy. We write to urge you to reject President Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to a lifetime appointment on the nation’s...
03/09/2017
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Dear Mr. Valentine and Mr. Brehm: We write on behalf of VotoLatino, Hispanic Federation, MinKwon Center for Community Action (“MinKwon”), Chhaya Community Development Corporation (“Chhaya CDC”), persons eligible to register to vote that these organizations represent, William Towbin, and others...
03/08/2017
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Dear Chairman Alexander and Ranking Member Murray, Demos, a national non-partisan public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy, writes to express serious concerns regarding the nomination of Betsy DeVos to be...
01/14/2017
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Dear Members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: Dēmos strongly opposes the appointment of Andrew Puzder as Secretary of Labor and urges the members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to vote against his confirmation. Mr. Puzder’s company...
01/11/2017
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Dear Chairman Grassley and Ranking Member Feinstein, Dēmos, a national, non-partisan public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy, submits this letter in strong opposition to the confirmation of Senator...
01/10/2017
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Election Protection Coalition Cites Demos Research in Urging Political Parties to Renounce Unwarranted Intimidation and Unlawful Challenges at the Polls Dear Party Leadership, We write in defense of the bedrock principle of our democracy: the right to vote freely. Recent calls to activate law...
08/31/2016
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Dear Mr. President: We write with great concern about a matter that we know is important to your Administration – ensuring that eligible Americans can exercise their right to vote.  Unfortunately, in implementing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – which is otherwise a signature achievement – your...
10/28/2015
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From: Demos To: Mayor Bill de Blasio; City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito; and interested parties Regarding: Unjustified exemptions that weaken and Aundermine legislation on employment credit checks  As New York City considers Intro 261 to...
03/30/2015
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