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As the legislative sessions in Illinois and Maryland swing into high gear this spring, the Just Democracy Coalition in Illinois and a voter coalition in Maryland are working to expand access to voter...
03/30/16
Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy
Members of Make the Road PA (MRPA) and the Shut Down Berks campaign continue fighting to shut down the family detention center in Berks County, PA. Run by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE),...
03/30/16
Workers should never have to choose between their health or the health of their family and economic security. In the last two years, the Center for Popular Democracy and our partners have been...
03/30/16
Improving Job Quality
On December 16, Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) allies and partners launched NY Renews, an unprecedented statewide effort to fight for climate policies grounded in equity and justice for working...
03/08/16
Organizing for Climate Justice
The New York State Progressive Electeds Network (NSPEN) is a newly formed group of 100 progressive elected officials in New York State committed to equitable policy and transformative legislature....
03/08/16
Civic Engagement
The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) and its core partners are moving forward on an ambitious campaign to advocate for large-scale investment in childcare and early education. This agenda has twin...
03/08/16
Improving Job Quality
The movement for a Fair Workweek is growing! Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) partners, allies, and workers-rights leaders across the country are advocating for policies that provide hardworking...
03/08/16
Improving Job Quality, Restoring a Fair Workweek
In Flint, Michigan, residents pay the highest water rates in the country (an average $140/month) for lead-tainted water unsafe for human consumption. How did this happen? Decades of systemic...
03/08/16
Civic Engagement
The February release of our new report, Community Schools: Transforming Struggling Schools into Thriving Schools, jointly authored by the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) with the Coalition for...
03/08/16
Advocating for Community Schools, Organizing for Education Justice, Promoting Strong Public Schools
This month in Maryland we won a hard-fought victory to restore the vote for ex-offenders reintegrating into their communities. The Maryland General Assembly successfully overrode Maryland Governor...
03/04/16
Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy

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