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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

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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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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

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Democracy Initiative on Supreme Court and Trump Financial Records

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

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HISTORIC HOUSE VOTE FOR DC STATEHOOD

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TAKE ACTION: JUNE 20 MORAL MARCH ON WASHINGTON

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Democracy Initiative on DACA Ruling:
"We have a dream, and Dreamers are part of it"

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

“For the second time this week, we’re delighted to celebrate a Supreme Court decision which affirms the rights of vulnerable citizens and expands our democracy.

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Democracy Initiative Celebrates Historic Supreme Court Ruling:
LGBTQ People Are Included in Our Nation's Civil Rights Laws

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