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Demos Senior Fellow David Callahan sits opposite of Philip Weiss, Senior Energy Analyst at Argus Research, and argues in favor of eliminating government subsidies and tax breaks for big oil companies — companies like Exxon Mobile and Royal Dutch Shell that recently reported first-quarter profit...
05/12/2011
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Demos' David Callahan argues that increasing domestic oil production in the United States will have little effect on the global oil market. Opposite David is Chris Edmonds, of FIG partners.
04/27/2011
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Demos respectfully urges the Committee on the Judiciary to give swift approval to the Fair Elections Now Act.  Demos is a non-partisan public policy research and advocacy organization committed to building an America which achieves its highest democratic ideals - a nation where democracy is...
04/06/2011
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Washington DC – Today, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), Rep. John Larson (D-CT), and actor Alec Baldwin unveiled the Fair Elections Now Act, a bill that would change for the better the way congressional candidates finance elections. Demos, a non-partisan public policy research and advocacy...
04/06/2011
Press Release
Maine Citizens for Clean Elections (“MCCE”) is a non-partisan association of organizations and individuals with the common purpose of working in the public interest to advocate for, increase public support for, defend and improve the Maine Clean Election Act (“MCEA”) and other campaign finance...
02/23/2011
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Democracy Program Director Brenda Wright and Counsel Lisa Danetz co-authored (with John Brautigam) the following amicus brief.  It was filed in February 2011. Enacted by the citizens of Maine through a voter initiative, the Maine Clean Election Act (MCEA) has offered a full public funding...
12/21/2010
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Democracy Program Counsel Lisa Danetz and Director Brenda Wright co-authored (with John Brautigam) the following amicus brief.  It was filed in December 2010. Amicus Brief in National Organization for Marriage v. Walter F. McKee, et al.  The people of Maine have enacted a series of...
12/21/2010
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Panel Discussion at Allegheny College
12/02/2010
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