Press Releases

NEW YORK—Today, Demos released the following statement applauding Attorney General Eric Holder’s support for restoring the voting rights of people...

February 11, 2014

WASHINGTON DC — Today, Demos applauded Leader Pelosi and Representative Sarbanes for co-sponsoring H.R. 20, The Government by the People...

February 5, 2014

(NEW YORK, NY) – This morning, the White House announced that P...

January 28, 2014

Heather McGhee, a national leader, policy expert and communicator, has been named the next president of Demos. McGhee first joined Demos a decade a...

January 27, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, in a letter to President Obama, leaders for nonprofit voting rights organizations Demos and Project Vote alerted the Wh...

January 23, 2014

When millions of Americans stood in lines for hours to vote yet again in the 2012 elections, President Obama recognized that “we need to fix that.”...

January 22, 2014

 New Legislation Is Important Step Forward; Bill Can Be Strengthened

Representatives James Sensenbrenner (R-WI), John Co...

January 17, 2014
NEW YORK—Today, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes rejected a proposal by Detroit’s Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr to pay off a complex financial d...
January 16, 2014

Miles Rapoport, who led Demos through a period of extraordinary growth as President, will step down on March 10th to become the President...

January 14, 2014

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Lisa Gilbert, Public Citizen (202) 454-5188
Elizabeth Kennedy, Demos (212) 419-8772
Blair Bowie, U.S. PIRG (202) 546-...

January 9, 2014