Democracy Happy Hour – June 22, 2022

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Democracy Happy Hour, June 22, 2022 - Meeting Recordings & Chat File:

Actions, Events & Misc. Links:

Fix Democracy First links:

DONATE to Fix Democracy First or Fix Democracy First Education Fund @

YO VOTE! (Youth Organizers for Voter Outreach, Teaching & Engagement) -

WON (Women in Office Now) –

Next session: June 28th @ 6 pm PT - Training Module 9 - Candidate Forums & Interviews with guest speaker Kathy Sakahara – Sign-p HERE:

Next week’s Democracy Happy Hour topic:

  • June 29th – Proportional Representation as a Social Justice Issue w/ Kenia Peregrino from WA for Equitable Representation


Suppressed and Sabotaged: The Fight to Vote – Film Screening & Panel Discussion – July 7th @ 6 pm PT –


Inadequacy of American Election Law & Impact on Upcoming Elections Links:

Reform Elections Now -

Reform Elections Now - Upcoming EVENT: Battle for America: Moderates vs. Wings - June 28th @ 2:30 PT -


Electoral Count Act - Congressional Support Talking Points -


The Electoral Count Act of 1887: Proposals for Reform - COMMITTEE ON HOUSE ADMINISTRATION by CHAIRPERSON ZOE LOFGREN (D-CALIF.) -


The Terrifying Inadequacy of American Election Law (webinar) -


Pence lawyer Greg Jacob on why vice president had no authority to refuse electoral votes - WATCH: Pence lawyer Greg Jacob on why vice president had no authority to refuse electoral votes


Democracy in the News Links:

Bipartisan Gun Bill Clears Initial Vote in Senate -

Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the US Capitol -


Here are 4 takeaways from Tuesday’s Jan. 6 hearing. -


Jan. 6 Hearings Day 3: Panel Says Trump Brought Nation to the Verge of a Constitutional Crisis -


Trump, Told It Was Illegal, Still Pressured Pence to Overturn His Loss -


Trump campaign documents show advisers knew fake-elector plan was baseless -


All the Jan. 6 evidence that Trump and Co. knew their plot was corrupt -


Jan. 6 panel to seek testimony from Ginni Thomas -


Ginni Thomas corresponded with John Eastman, sources in Jan. 6 House investigation say -


Ginni Thomas-tied Facebook group ‘FrontLiners for Liberty’ could be a new focus in Jan. 6 investigation -


Ginni Thomas says she 'can't wait' to talk to Jan. 6 committee -


Jan. 6 Panel Could Start Sharing Transcripts With Justice Dept. as Soon as July -


Amid Jan. 6 Revelations, Election Lies Still Dominate the G.O.P. -


A Day After a Portrait of Pence in Danger, Trump Attacks Him Again -


Ted Cruz still peddling baseless conspiracy theory that FBI incited Jan. 6 riot -


GOP member of Jan. 6 committee warns that more violence is coming -


In the Shadow of the Jan. 6 Hearings, Right-Wing Militancy Is on the Rise -


Jan. 6 hearings remind reformers of Trump’s pattern of disregarding democracy -


January 6 Hearings and the Big Lie’s Ongoing Damage to Democracy -


County’s refusal to certify the vote hints at election chaos -


New Mexico Supreme Court orders rural county to certify election results by Friday -


Election deniers quiet on fraud claims after primary wins -


Texas GOP approves resolution rejecting the results of the 2020 presidential election -


Judge denies extension for Louisiana redistricting deadline -


Middle District Judge set to redraw state’s congressional map -


Has Your State Made It Harder To Vote? -


Legislative Assaults on State Courts — 2022 -


Supreme Court Rejects Maine’s Ban on Aid to Religious Schools -


Justices seem poised to hear elections case pressed by GOP -


Republican Drive to Tilt Courts Against Climate Action Reaches a Crucial Moment -


Supreme Court could soon make it easier to carry guns in six states -


With abortion decision looming, trust in Supreme Court hits new low -


Trump’s political operation and Republican Party committees have paid over $12.6 million to Jan. 6 rally organizers since the 2020 election cycle -


The Money Behind January 6 Is Flowing into the 2022 Elections -


Private prison industry shifts focus to immigrant detention centers, funding immigration hawks -


Bipartisan bill aims to curb foreign influence in U.S. democracy -


The State Campaign Finance Index 2022 -

Supporting Democracy Dollars Is a Powerful Way Funders Can Protect Local Elections -


Vote fraud conspiracy theories driving some candidates for elections offices in WA, elsewhere -


Let’s Go Washington -


Push to move King County elections to even-numbered years likely headed to voters in November -


Initiative for ‘approval voting’ that would change Seattle elections is headed toward November ballot -


Clark County Yes on Ranked-Choice Voting -


San Juan County Yes on Ranked-Choice Voting -


Organizing for collective impact: The making of a mass pro-democracy movement -


Upcoming Elections in Your State -

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