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Baltimore’s campaign donors lack diversity across race, gender, and socioeconomic status. The Baltimore Fair Election Fund, designed with equity and community engagement at the forefront, can change that.
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Demos is calling on policymakers to aggressively invest in affordable rental housing units to help American families build wealth.
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Demos and our partners are committed to working with Florida's Secretary to create a robust set of rules that fully protect the right of Spanish-speaking Floridians to have their voices heard in the democratic process.
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“This settlement acknowledges that naturalized Americans have full and equal voting rights — they cannot be singled out and purged from the rolls due to their status.”
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Demos is currently engaged in litigation to protect Ohio voters who have been unlawfully purged and to increase access to voting in Ohio jails.
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Naila Awan
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If included, analysts predict the question would effectively deter 6.5 million people – overwhelmingly from historically undercounted communities – from participating in the 2020 Census.
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Brenda Wright
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Senator Elizabeth Warren just unveiled the first plan of the 2020 election cycle that comprehensively addresses both college affordability and student loan debt simultaneously.
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Mark Huelsman
"A lot of things need to go right for middle-class workers on their way to financial independence."
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Janna Herron
“To the extent we have had baby boomers running for president for the past few decades, they got an education in a world when you did not have to take on debt."
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Jillian Berman
President K. Sabeel Rahman explains why Demos works on racial equity, an inclusive democracy, and an economy free of barriers.
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Private credit reporting is failing for all of us who must rely on credit reports produced by for-profit companies to navigate financial transactions. For communities of color, credit scores evoke the decades of bank redlining and unequal access to credit whose impact persists to this day.
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Amy Traub