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In 2017, Journalists Have to Partner, Not Parachute

By Josh Stearns / 2017 January 18th

For national news outlets, supporting community-driven news is an opportunity to reinvigorate journalism from the ground up and build new pathways for audience recruitment in the process. Read More

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My 9 Resolutions for 2017

By Joe Goldman / 2017 January 18th

The new year brings with it an opportunity for us to apply what we've learned from the past to our future plans and to recommit ourselves to principles that we each hold most dear. Read More

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New Year, New Section 203 Jurisdictions: Tips on Supporting Voters with Limited English Proficiency

By Terry Ao Minnis / 2016 December 20th

Best practices and next steps for election officials to ensure voting is as easy and efficient for Americans with language assistance needs as it is for everyone else. Read More

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Welcoming New Democracy Fund Teammates

By Democracy Fund / 2016 December 20th

We are delighted to welcome our new Board Member, Sarah Steven, our three new Senior Fellows, Daniela Gerson, Marty Kaiser, and Rick Shapiro, and three new staff members, Isaiah Castilla, Teresa Gorman, and Robin Stevenson. Read More

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Election Security and the 2016 Voter Experience

By Natalie Adona / 2016 December 2nd

A deeper look at the data from our survey on voters' experience with the elections system in 2016 shows that while most voters had a pleasant voting experience, deep concerns exist about the integrity of American elections. Read More

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