Voting in America and Our Challenge

We work smarter, not just harder.  As an organization, we use strategic, political research and development to strengthen democracy and to create more powerful tools to win elections for Democrats and the progressive movement.

It is troubling. Voter turnout in the United States hovers around 60 percentage points, and there is a large gap between the rich and the poor and among race and ethnicity as to who casts a ballot. Although there have been successes around the country at increasing equity and turnout, there have been no quick solutions or easy answers. For our views on voter turnout and electoral policy, please read more here.