Democracy Happy Hour — January 25, 2023

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Democracy Happy Hour, January 25, 2023 - Meeting Recordings & Chat File:

Fix Democracy First Links:

Fix Democracy First Links:

Democracy Happy Hour Upcoming Topics/Schedule:

  • 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
  • 5:00 pm: People Powered Elections: Expanding Democracy Vouchers Statewide
  • 6:30 pm: Multi-member Districts: Using Proportional Ranked Choice Voting for Better Representation


Utilizing Coalitions to Reform Democracy Links:

Coalitions Fix Democracy First belongs to:

Democracy in the News Links:


Four More Oath Keepers Members Convicted of Sedition in Second Trial -


New Details Emerge of Meeting Between Proud Boys and Oath Keepers -


Three active-duty Marines with intelligence jobs charged in Jan. 6 breach -


A Georgia judge weighs release of a grand jury report into 2020 election interference -


Will Trump Be Indicted In Georgia? Fulton County DA Suggests ‘Multiple’ People Could ‘Imminently’ Face Charges In 2020 Election Probe -


Could Trump be charged for racketeering? A Georgia prosecutor thinks so -


Fox chief Rupert Murdoch to be deposed in $1.6 billion Dominion defamation case -


New Mexico shootings follow two years of election assaults -


Capitol Police investigated more than 7,500 threats against lawmakers last year -


Two Years Too Late: Trying To Decertify the 2020 Election -


What the Electoral Count Reform Act Means for States -




Classified Documents Found at Pence’s Home in Indiana -


Classified records pose conundrum stretching back to Carter -


Election deniers set sights on next target -


Court rejects Republican push to end early voting in Arizona -


Ohio Republicans quietly enact ‘alarming’ new voting restrictions -


‘Clear as mud’: Ohio’s new voting restrictions from GOP raise alarm -


2023’s Biggest, Most Unusual Race Centers on Abortion and Democracy -


States Push for New Voting Laws With an Eye Toward 2024 -


Supreme Court Says It Hasn’t Identified Person Who Leaked Draft Abortion Opinion -


Inside the Supreme Court Inquiry: Seized Phones, Affidavits and Distrust -


Risks Ahead in SCOTUS ‘Independent State Legislature Theory’ Case -


Like Citizens United, Moore v. Harper could haunt American democracy -


How Does the Citizens United Decision Still Affect Us in 2022? -


Ohio’s Historic Corruption Case Tests Limits of Citizens United -

George Santos, Sam Bankman-Fried, and Citizens United -


Rightwing Group Pours Millions in ‘Dark Money’ Into US Voter Suppression Bid -


‘Dark money’ groups have poured billions into federal elections since the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United decision -


Corporate Political Spending Is Bad Business -


'Democracy for All': House Dems Introduce Bill to Overturn Citizens United -




H.J.Res.13 - Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to the authority of Congress and the States to regulate contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections and to enact public financing systems for political campaigns. -


Straw Donor Schemes Aren’t a “Legal Loophole” – They’re Just Illegal -


The Lawsuit That Could Freeze Speech Against Billionaires -


CLC Explains: Aaron McKean on Redboxing - CLC Explains: Aaron McKean on Redboxing


Open season on open primaries -


‘Fox News in Spanish’: Inside an upstart media company’s big plans to impact the 2024 election -


Meta to Reinstate Trump’s Facebook and Instagram Accounts -


A Conversation with Washington Supreme Court Chief Justice Steven C. González - A Conversation with Washington Supreme Court Chief Justice Steven C. González


Bill seeks to increase registration and voting accessibility in jails -

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