Press Release

For Immediate Release:

Democracy Initiative: Know the Rules and
Make a
Plan to Vote in 2020
If it wasn't important, Donald Trump wouldn't
be trying so hard to stop us

The following statement is from Wendy Fields, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative.

Press Release

For Immediate Release:

Senate COVID Relief Bill Missing Crucial $3.6 Billion
for State and Local Elections:

Business Leaders Must Join Call for Safe, Accessible Voting

The following statement is from Wendy Fields, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative. As reported in Politico, election funding is a key issue during negotiations for a new COVID-19 relief bill.

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STATEMENT: Trump’s Attempt to Exclude Immigrants FROM THE CENSUS

Press Release

For Immediate Release:

Democracy Initiative on Donald Trump’s Attempt to Exclude Immigrants from the U.S. Census

The following statement is from Wendy Fields, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative.

“Donald Trump doesn’t know how to count. We do.

“Immigrants count, regardless of their immigration status. Black people count. Brown people count. Everyone from historically underserved communities counts.

Press Release

For Immediate Release:

John Lewis, an American Hero

The following statement is from Wendy Fields, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative.

“The member organizations of the Democracy Initiative join our nation and the entire world in mourning the death of Rep. John Lewis, an American hero who risked his life to make our country a better place.

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TAKE ACTION: URGENT 2020 ELECTION FUNDING

The DI Report

For Immediate Release:

Supreme Court Overrules Florida Voters and Disenfranchises
Hundreds of Thousands of Formerly Incarcerated Voters

The following statement is from Wendy Fields, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative.

“With today’s ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court has overruled the clear intent of Florida’s voters, who voted overwhelmingly in 2018 to allow formerly incarcerated people the right to vote.

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For Immediate Release:

Democracy Initiative:
Slowdown of U.S. Mail is Unfair, Dangerous - and Could
Interfere with 2020 Electionsmp Financial Records

The following statement is from Wendy Fields, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative.

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DI STATEMENT: SCOTUS & TRUMP'S FINANCIAL RECORDS

Press Release

For Immediate Release:

Democracy Initiative on Supreme Court and Trump Financial Records

The following statement is from Wendy Fields, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative.