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Format: 11-21-2017
Format: 11-21-2017
After careful consideration of the parties' arguments and key precedents, we conclude that Maine's laws pass constitutional muster. Central to our holding is the nature of the laws NOM challenges...
August 11, 2011 | Litigation |
Demos
Demos respectfully urges the Committee on the Judiciary to give swift approval to the Fair Elections Now Act.  Demos is a non-partisan public policy research and advocacy organization committed...
April 6, 2011 | Advocacy Letter |
Maine Citizens for Clean Elections (“MCCE”) is a non-partisan association of organizations and individuals with the common purpose of working in the public interest to advocate for, increase public...
February 23, 2011 | Litigation |
Democracy Program Director Brenda Wright and Counsel Lisa Danetz co-authored (with John Brautigam) the following amicus brief.  It was filed in February 2011. Enacted by the citizens of Maine...
December 21, 2010 | Litigation |
Democracy Program Counsel Lisa Danetz and Director Brenda Wright co-authored (with John Brautigam) the following amicus brief.  It was filed in December 2010. Amicus Brief in National...
December 21, 2010 | Litigation |
Respect Maine PAC. v. Walter McKee
October 23, 2010 | Litigation |
Brief filed in U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Maine Citizens for Clean Elections and other amici.
October 22, 2010 | Litigation |
Respect Maine PAC. v. Walter McKee On Tuesday, October 5, the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit rejected a motion for an emergency injunction to invalidate the matching funds...
October 8, 2010 | Litigation |
Brief Filed in the First Circuit Court of Appeals, on Behalf of Maine Citizens for Clean Elections.
October 4, 2010 | Litigation |
Dear Senator: Demos is a national, non-partisan, non-profit research and advocacy organization. As part of our research into policies to promote broadly shared prosperity, we have investigated the...
April 21, 2010 | Advocacy Letter |