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Not only will this Act help avoid the worst impacts of climate change, it will create hundreds of thousands of good jobs.
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Demos strongly supports the Climate and Community Protection Act (CCPA) that will protect and strengthen climate-impacted Latinx communities by reducing climate pollution and targeting clean energy investment based on principles of equity and racial justice.
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Lew Daly
Ahead of the 2020 presidential election, the Racial Equity Anchor Collaborative has announced the launch of WeVoteWeCount.org, a new website where voters can share their past experiences facing interference at the polls, difficulties registering to vote, and other barriers to voting.
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Following the lawsuit Demos and its partners filed last year, Florida has began the process of adopting two rules related to making elections accessible for Spanish-Speaking Floridians.
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Stuart Naifeh
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If we want to pass climate policies that could actually help reverse the climate crisis, then we also need to fix our democratic system that gives too much power to wealthy donors and big polluters.
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Adrien Salazar
Bill Lipton
“Representation can vary wildly, and it matters crucially to how your case turns out."
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Susan Zalkind
“You get a federal judge involved, then you don’t have the danger of having political leadership that isn’t committed to the work.”
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Rebecca Oh
"There is more consensus about the need to go big on college affordability than there has been in previous election cycles."
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Jillian Berman
Why New York State must act now on climate justice and public financing of elections.
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Amshula K. Jayaram
Adrien Salazar
“There are massive benefits to institutions, to students themselves in the long term in being more diverse and having a set of students from different backgrounds.”
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Jillian Berman
Today, Demos proposed establishing a public credit registry, housed in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, as an essential part of a larger effort to reshape rules around debt and lending in order to reduce racial wealth inequality.
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