Democracy Matters!

Democracy Matters, a non-partisan campus-based national student organization working to get big private money and corporations out of OUR election system and people back in. Check out what our students are doing on campuses around the country!

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    After an exciting Spring, we are back in Action across the country! Featured: Katie Goettl’s Democracy Matters chapter at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire.  At their Fall Activities Fair - they gathered over 20 signatures of support and emails building up to their first meeting this week.  Looking forward to an exciting semester!

    — 1 year ago
    The U.S. Should Use Public Funding for Political Campaigns - Wespeaks - The Wesleyan Argus →

    Alicia Gansley wrote and published an op-ed advocating for Public Financing of federal elections!

    — 1 year ago
    Ben Niles @ University of Wisconsin River Falls!

    Ben Niles @ University of Wisconsin River Falls!

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    Picnic to raise the minimum wage in Santa Rosa. Special guest Abe Entin made it over to talk about how money in politics affects policies. Great example used was California’s GMO labeling campaign this past election. - Kimberly Soeiro @ Sonoma

    — 1 year ago
    GUN LOBBY AWARENESS @ Elmhurst for March!

    GUN LOBBY AWARENESS @ Elmhurst for March!

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    Eileen Austin @ SUNY Oneonta having 1st annual Shamrock Shout Out for March!

    Eileen Austin @ SUNY Oneonta having 1st annual Shamrock Shout Out for March!

    — 1 year ago
    Prezi Presentation from Millersville kickoff meeting! →

    IDEA FOR ADVERTISING YOUR MEETING ON WHITEBOARDS!IDEA FOR ADVERTISING YOUR MEETING!

    — 1 year ago

    "Hey everyone! (Kate Roberts @IONA COLLEGE in NY) So this past week our chapter had a petition signing even to skelos to get fair elections in NYS. I am sending the petitions and a cover letter out tomorrow. We had some cool posters at our table in the student union and we had cookies and coffee for students to grab :) went pretty well!"

    — 1 year ago
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    Students creating GIANT SHEET BANNERS and how they do it?? OLD-SCHOOL OVERHEAD PROJECTOR AND SOME MARKERS!

    Students creating GIANT SHEET BANNERS and how they do it?? OLD-SCHOOL OVERHEAD PROJECTOR AND SOME MARKERS!

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    Students talking about Gun Control and the NRA Lobby using Friends of Democracy’s poster about how much they contribute to elections in this country.  THAT’s how power is stolen from the people in the USA!

    Students talking about Gun Control and the NRA Lobby using Friends of Democracy’s poster about how much they contribute to elections in this country.  THAT’s how power is stolen from the people in the USA!

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    EXAMPLES OF FLIERS DM STUDENTS ARE USING TO REACH OUT! Library tables, Coffee Shop Tables, Lunchroom tables, Student Union hangout areas, and Waiting areas before class!! Distribute!!!

    EXAMPLES OF FLIERS DM STUDENTS ARE USING TO REACH OUT! Library tables, Coffee Shop Tables, Lunchroom tables, Student Union hangout areas, and Waiting areas before class!! Distribute!!!

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