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For Immediate Release:
Contact:
Amy Shenker, askpr2011@gmail.com

Democracy Initiative on Today's Senate Filibuster
Flag-waving on July 4 Will Ring Hollow; Action Coming This
Summer to Demand Voting Rights and Fair Elections

This statement is from Charly Carter, executive director of the Democracy Initiative.

Press Release

For Immediate Release:
Contact:
Amy Shenker, askpr2011@gmail.com

Democracy Inititiave Announces
Charly Carter as New Executive Director

Veteran policy advocate and campaign strategist to lead broad-based labor, environment and civil rights coalition.

DI Report
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HR1 PASSES HOUSE, SENATE MUST NOT ALLOW FILIBUSTER TO KILL IT

Press Release

For Immediate Release:

Democracy Initiative Applauds Swift House Passage of Crucial Reform Bill;
Senate Must Ensure It Doesn't Fall Victim to the Filibuster

This statement is from Jennifer Lamson, Interim Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative:

DI Report
Moving forward, the DI Update will be released on a monthly basis.

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For Immediate Release:

Democracy Initiative Denounces Failed Insurrection;
Says Trump Must Be Removed and Perpetrators Punished

This statement is from Jennifer Lamson, Interim Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative:

“We strongly condemn yesterday’s violent attack on the Capitol by an armed mob seeking to prevent the orderly transfer of power to the incoming Administration.

DI Report
Democracy was on the ballot in 2020—and together, we made a difference. Despite continued mass voter suppression, we achieved the largest and most inclusive election in American history. When all the votes are counted, nearly 160 million people will have cast ballots—the largest number ever.
Press Release

Democracy was on the ballot in 2020—and together, we made a difference. Despite continued mass voter suppression, we achieved the largest and most inclusive election in American history. When all the votes are counted, nearly 160 million people will have cast ballots—the largest number ever.