Press Releases

On the fiftieth anniversary of the VRA, Demos President Heather McGhee released the following statement:
 
"N...
August 6, 2015

Oklahoma Agrees To Bring Public Assistance Agencies into Compliance with the Law

NEW YORK, WASHINGTON and OKLAHOMA CITY (July 30, 2015)– Vot...

July 30, 2015

Demos Vice President of Policy and Research Tamara Draut issued the following statement:

"After two months of deliberations, hearings, and m...

July 23, 2015

Demos President Heather McGhee issued the followin...

July 16, 2015

Demos, in proud partnership with fellow racial equity organizations, released the following statement about the HUD's new fair housing rule:

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July 9, 2015

Demos, in proud partnership with fellow racial equity organizations, released the following statement about the King v. Burwell Supreme Court rulin...

June 25, 2015

MassHealth, EOHHS, and SOC Agree To Remedy NVRA Compliance Problems

BOSTON, NEW YORK, and WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 17, 2015) – Voting rights a...

June 17, 2015

Black and Latino Retail Workers Are More Likely to be Underemployed and Underpaid

“The striking persistence of racial...

June 2, 2015

Demos Vice President of Policy & Outreach Lenore Palladino issued the following statement on Vermont’s passage of Same-Day Registration:

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June 1, 2015

Voting Rights Groups Call on State to Fix Voter Registration at DMVs, or Face Litigation

(New York, Raleigh, Washington, D.C.) – At...

June 1, 2015