It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Senior Fellow Wallace C. Turbeville, a beloved member of the Demos family since 2012. Wallace “Wally” Turbeville was among our country’s most...
February 1, 2017 | Heather McGhee
Yesterday, President Trump followed through on his pledge to nominate someone in the mold of Justice Scalia to the U.S. Supreme Court—and that’s the last thing our democracy needs right now. ...
February 1, 2017 | Adam Lioz
Buried in the avalanche of responses to President Trump’s lie that millions of undocumented immigrants voted illegally in the 2016 election was a comment made by Iowa Representative Steve King—the...
January 27, 2017 | Stuart Naifeh
In the first few days of President Trump’s administration, our nation has already seen a direct assault on our democracy. His dangerous anti-immigrant Executive Orders issued today threaten to...
January 25, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
En los primeros días de la administración del Presidente Trump, nuestra nación ya ha sufrido un ataque directo en contra de nuestra democracia. Sus peligrosos planes de emitir Órdenes Ejecutivas anti...
January 25, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
An all-star team of ethics experts and constitutional scholars sued Donald Trump today for immediately violating the Constitution’s prohibition on government officials receiving payments from foreign...
January 23, 2017 | Adam Lioz
Voting is a constitutional right. Yet, in far too many cities and states such as New Mexico, eligible voters face many unnecessary barriers to register to vote and exercise this right. Properly...
January 18, 2017 | Jodeen Olguin-Tayler
In a scary indication of just how far Republicans will go to carry water for Donald Trump, high-level party figures are now trying to bully the head of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE)—the...
January 18, 2017 | Adam Lioz