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Democracy Leaders Introduce Solutions to Curb Emerging Digital Threats

CITED’s 2024 legislative package would help regulate the dangers that AI, deepfakes, and disinformation pose to our democracy

Media & Democracy 03.12.2024

San Francisco Leaders Urge City to Invest in Local Media

San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously passes resolution urging city departments to adopt emerging media policy solutions, dedicate at least half of its ad spending to community & ethnic media

Media & Democracy 02.27.2024

New Report Uplifts Community Information Needs in San Francisco, Offers Policy Solutions To Bolster Independent Journalism

Findings show San Franciscans are hungry for more local journalism, including investigative reporting and independent election coverage

Money & Influence 02.21.2024

NEW REPORT: Hope Remains for Reining in Big Money in California Politics Post-Citizens United

State-level reform can help manage big money’s influence in California elections

Money & Influence 02.6.2024

NEW REPORT: Common Sense Reforms Can Help Curb Money’s Influence in Local Politics

A new study shows contribution limits can be successful at the local level without often-speculated side effects


NEW REPORT: Remote Public Participation at City Council Meetings Is Feasible, Strengthens Local Democracy

Findings show remote access options at city council meetings are a net-positive for both local governments and constituencies

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