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Voting & Elections
Gerrymandering & Representation

Our public education campaign seeks to inform voters about the lack of diversity in Congress.

Ethics & Accountability

Our campaign seeks to reform juvenile detention, advocating for a bill that makes the minimum age of delinquency in Illinois 14 years old.

Media & Democracy

This campaign raises public awareness about who owns local papers and the growing threat of media consolidation.

Constitution, Courts & Democracy

The Supreme Court is an unrepresentative body that is exempt from ethics rules. Our campaign advocates for term limits and other reforms.

Money & Influence

This campaign lobbies for campaign finance reform in Evanston and raises awareness of the need to democratize the donor base.

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