Press Releases

(New York, New York) — As the country struggles to find remedies for its growing student debt problem, the national public policy organization Demo...

September 16, 2014

Demos President Heather McGhee issued the following statement on the Senate's actions this week on the Democracy for All resolution:

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September 11, 2014

“Demos strongly supports the Democracy for All resolution and calls on all senators to vote to send it to the states for ratification as the Twenty...

September 8, 2014

Providence, RI.  Local Cranston residents and the ACLU of Rhode Island won a significant victory today in their fight for equal votin...

September 8, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a record-breaking demonstration of support, over one million commenters have submitted comments to the U.S. Securities and Ex...

September 4, 2014

(New York, New York) – Almost five years after the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. FEC granted new rights...

September 2, 2014

In response to the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and subsequent police action, Demos President Heather McGhee issued...

August 14, 2014

(PHOENIX, AZ) – Citing clear evidence that numerous low-income Arizona residents have been denied the opportunity to register to vote, the League o...

August 6, 2014

Today, President Obama will sign an Executive Order that will encourage federal agencies to not contract with companies that violate labor laws, an...

July 31, 2014

(New York, NY) – Eight million workers rely on low-wage jobs supported by the federal government’s $1.3 trillion in annual spending on goods and se...

June 18, 2014