Democracy Happy Hour - Oct. 28, 2020

Event Details

This Week's Theme: Early Election Turnout

Fix Democracy First hosts a weekly Democracy Happy Hour on Wednesdays @ 5-6pm PT. Grab a drink and join us and  learn about the latest democracy efforts, challenges, solutions, as well upcoming events and actions.

Recording from Wednesday, October 28th 2020:

Article & Report Links:

2020 election to cost $14 billion, blowing away spending records -

President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Individuals to Key Administration Posts at FEC -

Disinformation: Remain calm and do not spread -

Amid USPS delays, election experts and campaigns weigh in: Don’t mail your ballot -

Millions of voters will be very sore losers, either way, poll shows -

Voters favor accuracy over speed on election night — and fear violence after -

Why the risk of election violence is high -


When we’ll find out election results: Here’s what we know about swing states, ballot counting and more -

Washington vote-by-mail system earns perfect score in new ranking -

Why Washingtonians deserve a closer look at their democracy -

Latest in Washington State of Democracy -

Jail inmates can vote in Washington — but they may not know it -


Open Resources for Upholding our Democracy -

National Task Force on Election Crisis -

Early Voting Links:

Prescription strength “voting” video from Millennial Politics @MillenPolitics -

Early-voting surge scrambles Election Day expectations as some states gallop toward 2016 turnout levels -

The U.S. has hit 133% of total 2016 early voting -

2020 General Election Early Vote Statistics -

WA SOS Ballot Return Statistics -

WA Voter Portal -

Citizen University’s Guide to Gathering on Election Night -


FDF Actions, Events & Links:

Protect the Results & Count Every Vote - Washington State – VIRTUAL RALLY – November 4th @ 5-7 pm – Register @:

FDF Events Page - Past Events at the bottom -

Support Fix Democracy First – DONATE @:

Dial-In Details
October 28, 2020
4:00 pm
Share this Event
Upcoming Events
May 18, 2022
Democracy Happy Hour – May 18, 2022

Topic: Ranked Choice Voting: Clark County Campaign w/ FairVote WA. Join us from 5-6:30pm PT for a weekly discussion about our democracy.

May 25, 2022
Democracy Happy Hour – May 25, 2022

Topic: The Precinct Strategy: What is it & why? Join us from 5-6:30pm PT for a weekly discussion about our democracy.

May 26, 2022
Running with My Girls Film Screening & Panel Discussion

Join Fix Democracy First and Meaningful Movies Project for a special screening of Running With My Girls

View All Events
Website experience Survey