Press Releases

(New York, NY) – As shareholders prepare for annual meetings, D...

April 22, 2014

NEW YORK— Yesterday, New York joined ten states and the District of Columbia to enact a National Popular Vote Interstate Compact (NPVIC) proposal....

April 16, 2014

NYC Council Members will join community, labor, and civil rights groups to call for passage of “The Stop Credit Discrimination in Employm...

April 9, 2014

NEW YORK—Today, in the most significant money in politics case since Citi...

April 2, 2014

NEW YORK—Today, Governor Cuomo and state leaders announced a budget agreement that left out the full public financing of elections. In response, De...

March 31, 2014

SACRAMENTO – In a victory for voting rights, the state of California has agreed to mail voter registration cards to nearly 4 million Californians w...

March 24, 2014

BOSTON, MA — On Friday, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts issued a series of rulings in...

March 17, 2014

NEW YORK, NY—Today, national public policy organization Demos released a new report detailing the impact of state disinvestment in highe...

March 6, 2014

NEW YORK—Yesterday, the U.S. Senate voted to block consideration of the nomination of Debo P. Adegbile to serve as Assistant Attor...

March 6, 2014

NEW YORK—Yesterday, President Barack Obama announced the launch of a public-private initiative called My Brother’s Keeper aimed at creating opportu...

February 28, 2014