Posts by Emmanuel Caicedo

Washington DC is on the cusp of making a big, systemic change to its local elections. One that will strengthen local democracy by reining in the influence of big money, empower small donors to...
December 21, 2017 | Emmanuel Caicedo
Anyone who pays attention to Washington D.C.’s local politics can tell you that the city is long overdue for meaningful campaign finance reform.
June 28, 2017 | Emmanuel Caicedo
At last week’s four-day long hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Donald Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch, refused to answer even the most basic questions about the role of...
March 29, 2017 | Emmanuel Caicedo
Have you heard? While Seattle and Maine make progress in getting big money out of elections, Connecticut is poised to undo a signature accomplishment—the Citizens Election Program. Facing budget cuts...
November 18, 2015 | Emmanuel Caicedo
After a years-long campaign, The NYC Coalition to Stop Credit Checks in Employment has officially achieved its eponymous goal. As of today, employers can no longer submit employees or job applicants...
September 3, 2015 | Emmanuel Caicedo