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Impact of COVID-19 on: 2020 Census Data & Redistricting

The Census Bureau has announced significant operational changes in the wake of COVID-19. Here are the implications of these potential changes on census, apportionment, redistricting and elections.

Earth Day: 50 Years of Being In Common Cause With Our Environment

Earth Day and Common Cause turn 50 in 2020 and share more than an anniversary -- a deep and abiding commitment to public policy in the common good.

04.20.2020

Ross Trudeau Honors 50 Years of Common Cause with “Write-In Democracy” Puzzle

This puzzle was created for Common Cause members as we celebrate the past, focus on the present, and plan 50 more years of protecting democracy. Scroll down and solve the clues to get the answers to the Write-in Democracy puzzle.

03.20.2020

Gerrymander Gazette: #flattenthecurve edition

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