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Format: 09-17-2014
Format: 09-17-2014
Language Access Over 25 million residents have limited English proficiency. Proper translation procedures and practices can directly increase voter participation. States should provide language...
February 18, 2014 | Policy Brief |
J. Mijin Cha
Liz Kennedy
Voter intimidation and misinformation campaigns have significantly increased in recent years. Congress should pass a ban on deceptive practices and voter intimidation at the federal level. States...
February 18, 2014 | Policy Brief |
J. Mijin Cha
Liz Kennedy
States should ensure eligible voters can be added to state registration databases with fair, effective and uniform standards, and should only remove voters in compliance with the National Voter...
February 18, 2014 | Policy Brief |
J. Mijin Cha
Liz Kennedy
Making our election system function for all of our citizens should be a bedrock commitment of our nation. The current disparities by class and race in voter registration—and thus, voter turnout—...
February 18, 2014 | Policy Brief |
J. Mijin Cha
Liz Kennedy
Same-Day Registration (SDR) allows eligible voters to register to vote and cast their ballots on the same day. SDR offers an easy, practical solution that works to fix many registration errors...
February 12, 2014 | Policy Brief |
Damon L Daniels
Generations Initiative is a network of leaders, organizations, and communities that work together to raise awareness and promote solutions to harness America's current demographic revolution to our...
December 16, 2013 | Policy Brief |
American workers are working harder for less, with productivity rising but living standards stagnant or declining.1 At the same time, stock market wealth and incomes for the highest-paid...
November 19, 2013 | Policy Brief |
Elizabeth Ridlington and Miles Unterreiner of Frontier Group, Robert Hiltonsmith of Demos, and Kurt Walters of Public Campaign helped with data analysis for this report. This term, the Supreme...
October 4, 2013 | Policy Brief |
Blair Bowie (US PIRG)
Federal contractors perform many of the vital functions that keep our public services running— they clean and maintain many of our public buildings, make uniforms for our soldiers, and ...
September 24, 2013 | Policy Brief |
After getting the First Amendment supremely wrong in Citizens United, the Supreme Court now faces its next money in politics case. In McCutcheon v. FEC, the challengers are attacking a law that says...
September 10, 2013 | Policy Brief |