Politics

She is the real hero between her and Raffensperger. During the chaotic period between election day and Jan. 5, 2021, Senate runoff Nguyen emerged as one of the clearest voices of reason coming out of the State legislature. 

The Trump-endorsed candidate lost the Republican House runoff election, and it wasn't even close. The failed Democrat who became a Republican to faithfully serve Donald Trump was hand-picked by the former president.

Following primary elections in California, U.S. Rep. Karen Bass advanced in the Los Angeles mayor race to face billionaire former Republican Rick Caruso in a runoff in November. If she wins, she will become the city's first Black woman mayor.

Tamara Brummer with Demand Justice called the Court's conservative supermajority an "existential threat" to Black people.  

Marjorie Taylor Greene and other Republicans defend guns in the wake of Salvador Ramos' mass shooting in Uvalde County.

Both Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and Sen. Ted Cruz doubled down on false narratives about gun reform while passing the buck once again. 

From statewide races like the lieutenant governor to several judicial seats, Georgia voters once again have an opportunity to choose their champion. 

The nonpartisan convening will feature conversations about protecting and strengthening Democracy through various mechanisms, including voter education and registration, culture change and direct voter mobilization. 

These people sustain woefully under-resourced movement work that consistently drives civic engagement above and beyond the election cycle.