Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Half a year into President Barack Obama’s second term, a series of public protections drafted by federal agencies are stalled, i...

June 11, 2013

(New York, NY) – In light of Walmart’s illegal retaliation and intimidation tactics against the members of the Organization United...

June 5, 2013

New York, NY -- In response to today’s White House announcement of intended appointees to the Presidential Commission on Election Administration, D...

May 22, 2013

New York, NY – As Coloradans celebrate the expansion of their freedom to vote and North Carolinians fight to protect theirs, natio...

May 17, 2013

Washington – On Wednesday, May 8 at 9 a.m. EST, low-wage workers from around the country employed in a variety of firms operating...

May 8, 2013

NEW YORK, NY – With much attention on labor strikes spreading across the country to protest low pay and poor wor...

May 8, 2013

New York, NY – Today, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley signed into law landmark legislation that will allow voters to both regist...

May 2, 2013

We were deeply saddened to learn today of the sudden passing of our friend and ally in the fight for a more inclusive democracy Bob Edgar, Presiden...

April 23, 2013

ALBANY, NY – Connecticut’s public campaign finance program is making the state legislature more responsive to voter priorities, he...

April 22, 2013

ALBANY, NY – As New York State considers campaign finance reform, the national public policy center Demos will release a new repor...

April 19, 2013