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The president is an active and immediate threat to our democracy. He must be removed from office.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives reintroduced the For the People Act (H.R. 1), a comprehensive set of democracy reforms to advance voting rights, strengthen ethics laws, end partisan gerrymandering and decrease the influence of wealthy special interests in our political system. If passed, this much-needed legislation would enact some of the greatest, most comprehensive improvements our democracy has seen in decades.

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court dismissed a lawsuit over the Trump Administration’s attempts to exclude undocumented immigrants from the 2020 Census counts to be used for apportionment of seats in Congress among the States. That means that the issue may need to be litigated later, if the Trump plan remains in effect and ends up changing the apportionment.

Meet the Experts
Brendan Fischer
Director, Federal Reform
portrait of Ruth Greenwood
Co-Director, Voting Rights and Redistricting
Annabelle Harless
Senior Legal Counsel
J. Gerald Hebert
Senior Director, Voting Rights & Redistricting
Danielle Lang
Co-Director, Voting Rights & Redistricting
Tara Malloy
Senior Director, Appellate Litigation & Strategy
Austin Graham
Legal Counsel
Mark Gaber
Director, Trial Litigation
Adav Noti
Senior Director, Trial Litigation & Chief of Staff
Paul Smith
Vice President, Litigation & Strategy
Catherine Hinckley Kelley
Sr. Director, Policy & Strategic Partnerships
Chris Lamar
Legal Counsel, Redistricting
Megan McAllen
Director, Campaign Finance Litigation
Erin Chlopak
Director, Campaign Finance Strategy
Jonathan Diaz
Legal Counsel, Voting Rights
Molly Danahy
Legal Counsel, Litigation
Delaney Marsco
Legal Counsel, Ethics
Blair Bowie
Legal Counsel and Restore Your Vote Manager
Kedric Payne
General Counsel and Senior Director, Ethics
Trevor Potter
Media Praise of CLC
Over the past 16 years, CLC has been deeply involved in some of the most significant legal actions affecting American elections.
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