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Format: 08-19-2018
Format: 08-19-2018
Dear Ms. Verma: I am writing on behalf of Demos to urge you to withdraw the proposed rule issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and published in the Federal Register on July...
August 13, 2018 | Advocacy Letter |
RE: Comments on Proposed Information Collection on 2020 Census, Docket ID: USBC-2018-0005 Dear Ms. Jessup: We are writing on behalf of Demos to urge the Commerce Department to reject the addition...
August 7, 2018 | Advocacy Letter |
Both economic and racial justice are core progressive priorities, but too often we discuss them separately. On the contrary, racial and economic harms are intertwined, as are our desired...
August 6, 2018 | Explainer |
Demos
The promise of America is that each of us has an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy. In Everyone’s America: State Policies for an Equal Say in Our Democracy and an Equal...
July 24, 2018 | Report |
Demos
Judge Kavanaugh's record raises serious concerns that he would expand the power of big money in politics, weaken voter protections, and insulate the president from the rule of law. Senators must...
July 13, 2018 | Explainer |
Introduction On April 12, 2018, a white store manager at a Philadelphia Starbucks in the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood called the police on two Black men who were there for a meeting and had not...
July 2, 2018 | Report |
Sherrilyn Ifill
SUMMARY OF THE ARGUMENT Florida automatically strips persons convicted of any felony of the right to vote. Fla. Const. art. VI, § 4(a); Fla. Stat. § 97.041(2)(b) (2018). This case is about whether...
June 28, 2018 | Litigation |
ORDER Before the Court is Defendant John Ashcroft’s Motion to Dismiss (Doc. #28). The Court, being duly advised of the premises, denies said motion. Plaintiffs League of Women Voters, St....
June 21, 2018 | Litigation |
Demos
“Juneteenth”—June 19th—is celebrated by many African Americans as “Independence Day.” On June 19, 1865, the Union Army reached Texas, the last corner of the former Confederate states, and announced...
June 15, 2018 | Report |
For the last year, we—Demos, Anat Shenker-Osorio (ASO Communications) and Ian Haney López (author of Dog Whistle Politics), —have partnered in an ambitious multi-phase project to build an effective...
June 12, 2018 | Report |
Demos