Democracy Happy Hour — January 18, 2023

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* Democracy Happy Hour, January 18, 2023 - Meeting Recordings & Chat File:

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Democracy Happy Hour Upcoming Topics/Schedule

  • Jan 25th - Utilizing Coalitions to Reform Democracy
  • Feb 1st - Media Literacy w/ Lesley James, Media Literacy & Digital Citizenship Program Supervisor, WA Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Feb 8th – CANCELED: Democracy Lobby Week programs this week instead


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National Links:

The Influence of Fossil Fuel Lobbyists Links:

Democracy in the News Links:

The King Center -

Trump campaign officials got subpoena asking new questions about Jan. 6 -

What the Jan. 6 probe found out about social media, but didn’t report -

Judge will allow prosecutors to use Trump’s ‘stand back and stand by’ comment in Proud Boys trial -

U.S. and Brazil lawmakers seek to cooperate on investigation of Brasilia riots -

Republican Ex-Candidate Arrested in Shootings Targeting New Mexico Democrats -

New details emerge about plot to shoot at New Mexico Democrats’ homes -

Special Counsel Will Investigate Biden Documents Case -

Where Biden classified documents were found, what led to investigation -

Anti-Corruption Groups Speak Out Against Congressional Assault on Independent Ethics Body -

Republicans have already filed dozens of bills to restrict voting in 2023 -

Voting laws and legislation are changing constantly. -

Voter ID Law Struck Down by North Carolina Supreme Court -

Texas Republicans Look to Usurp Power of Local Prosecutors Who Don’t Pursue Their Voter Fraud Agenda -

‘The most important election nobody’s ever heard of’ -

Another ‘radical’ change to the Voting Rights Act could reach the Supreme Court -

U.S. Supreme Court rules New York state’s gun law will remain in effect as court battles continue -

Alito and Thomas encourage opponents of gun control laws to keep pressure on the courts -

Corporations Are Pushing The Supreme Court To Crush Unions -

Supreme Court justices are showing their willingness to boost conservative causes -

Lawmakers set to press Supreme Court on ethics standards -

Rep. George Santos hit with campaign finance and ethics complaints amid scandal -

Santos to be removed from U.S. Congress if he broke campaign finance laws, committee chairman says -

Rep. Katie Porter raised more money than other House Democrats during 2022 election — without contributions from corporate PAC or lobbyists -

Rightwing group pours millions in ‘dark money’ into US voter suppression bid -

Who Profited from Election Deniers? -

FEC Dismisses GOP Complaint Alleging Gmail Sent More Republican Fundraising Emails To Spam Folders, Report Says -

How Restaurant Workers Help Pay for Lobbying to Keep Their Wages Low -

How dark money groups led Ohio to redefine gas as ‘green energy’ -

Exxon Scientists Predicted Global Warming, Even as Company Cast Doubts, Study Finds -

The Unlucky 13th Anniversary of Citizens United -

Following a big year, more states push ranked-choice voting -

A record number of women are serving in Washington's Legislature -

Younger voters declare independence –

How do you say the word ‘sun’ in Cree? It starts with learning respect -

International Decade of Indigenous Languages -

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