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In our elections, every voice must be heard, and every vote must count. Voting should be accessible for all citizens, and our laws should promote participation in our democracy and instill trust in our elections.
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In a Victory for Checks and Balances, Supreme Court Rejects the Radical Independent State Legislature Theory

Voters should have an equal voice in our democracy.

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Sep 28

Democracy In America

The Washington Post Live kickoff event, “Democracy in America,” will bring together celebrated experts to delve into threats facing our democracy and efforts to strengthen democracy’s guardrails.  

Thursday, September 28th, 2023

11:00 am - 12:00 pm ET • Virtual

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Sep 28

The Freedom To Vote in 2021—What You Need To Know

CLC hosted a panel on trends in voting access and the impact of proposed federal legislation on voters across the nation. 

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021

ET • Virtual

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Sep 30

Returning Citizens IG LIVE PANEL

CLC's Gicola Lane joined When We All Vote for an event on restoring voting rights to returning citizens that occurred during National Voter Registration Week. 

Thursday, September 30th, 2021

ET • Virtual

A person wearing a Restore Your Vote t-shirt talking to another person on a bench.

Dec 13

How Do We Keep Partisan Politics Out of Election Administration?

The event emphasized that transparency, truth and bipartisan cooperation are essential to the election administration process.

Monday, December 13th, 2021

ET • Virtual

A woman's hands counting a stack of ballots

Apr 21

The People’s Voices Must Be Heard: Updating the Electoral Count Act in 2022

The event's panelists discussed what the Electoral Count Act is and the solutions that could bring it into the 21st century. 

Thursday, April 21st, 2022

ET • Virtual

A group of people in suits, gathered around boxes, unsealing envelopes.

May 19

A Conversation with John Raidt About "Politics, Inc."

During the event, Raidt discussed issues with political division and how we can address them to create a stronger democracy. 

Thursday, May 19th, 2022

ET • Virtual

A woman wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat points her finger and yells at a person driving by in a car holding up a "Black Lives Matter" sign.

Aug 23

Barriers to the Ballot Box: A Conversation with Author Gilda Daniels

Daniels discussed how to take a more active role in protecting and expanding the freedom to vote during the event. 

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

ET • Virtual

An open door of a brick building with two people exiting and a "Vote Here' sign on it all overlaid with an out-of-focus chain link fence.

Sep 22

SCOTUS Watch: What the Upcoming Supreme Court Term Means for Democracy

CLC's event focused on anti-democratic trends in the Roberts Court's decisions and what these could mean for democracy cases next term. 

Thursday, September 22nd, 2022

ET • Virtual

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Apr 27

Rights Restoration and the Criminalization of Voting

As headlines about felony disenfranchisement continue to ramp up ahead of the 2024 election, voting rights experts from Campaign Legal Center, Free Hearts and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) explore possible solutions to counter disenfranchisement.

Thursday, April 27th, 2023

01:00 pm - 02:00 pm ET • Virtual

A person wearing a Restore Your Vote t-shirt talking to another person on a bench.