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Format: 06-24-2018
Format: 06-24-2018
In recent years, citizens, the media and political experts have expressed growing concern over redistricting--the process of drawing new district lines to determine which residents will be grouped...
August 16, 2006 | Report |
Shakari Byerly
On June 26, 2006, the U.S. Supreme Court announced its decision in Randall v. Sorrell, a case addressing the constitutionality of Vermont’s comprehensive campaign finance law, enacted in 1997. The...
July 5, 2006 | Policy Brief |
While politicians spew shallow sound bites that describe a "free" American people who govern themselves by selecting their representatives, in reality politicians from both parties maintain control...
June 7, 2006 | Book |
  The Brennan Center for Justice, Demos and the Legal Action Center call upon the New York State Board of Elections to end the systematic practice of illegally disenfranchising ...
March 15, 2006 | Report |
Democracy Staff
QUESTIONS PRESENTED   1.  Whether Vermont’s mandatory limits on campaign expenditures by candidates for public office are constitutional under the First and Fourteenth Amendments to...
February 6, 2006 | Litigation |
Demos Democracy Program Director Brenda Wright testifies before the United States House of Representatives Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution regarding protection against ...
November 1, 2005 | Testimony |
A new report, Ten Years Later, A Promise Unfulfilled, released by the NVRA Implementation Project -- a joint project between Demos, ACORN and Project Vote -- concludes that states are failing low-...
September 14, 2005 | Report |
Brian Kavanagh
Mike Slater
QUESTIONS PRESENTED   1.  Whether Vermont’s mandatory limits on campaign expenditures by candidates for public office are constitutional under the First and Fourteenth Amendments to...
June 15, 2005 | Litigation |
Associate Director of the Democracy Program Ludovic Blain testifies before the Vermont House Government Operations Committee regarding Election Day Registration.
May 19, 2005 | Testimony |
Ludovic Blain