Defend Democracy Team
“…from Protest To Policy.” Elijah Cummings.
TEAM MISSION and GOALS 2021
Defend the Democracy of the United States: In our country and throughout the world, democratic values are under assault. The Defend Democracy team is committed to educating ourselves and others about the challenges we face and promoting and participating in actions that support and defend democratic values.
Indivisible has joined the ’s rights, environmental, good government, and many other important communities. Formed in 2018, we set out on a mission to take back our democracy and restore power to the people. We believe that we must build a democracy where everyone participates, every vote is counted, and everyone’s voice is heard., a historic coalition of over 145 organizations representing millions of people nationwide. Our coalition includes groups from the labor, racial justice, faith, women
Support the goals of HR1/S1, the FOR THE PEOPLE ACT
Support the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act (H.R. 4), to reverse the discriminatory practices and restrictive voting laws caused by the Shelby County v. Holder Supreme Court decision.
Support the Washington DC Admission Act (H.R. 51), for statehood of Washington DC.
Howard County Elections - Behind the Scenes
The series of short articles below give background that can help in evaluating legislation and candidate positions on issues. Please read and share these!
Campaign Finance Reform
Redistricting of Congressional and State Legislature Offices
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