Democracy Happy Hour - October 7, 2020

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This week: Representation. 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 7th, 2020:

Articles & Report Links:

Countdown to Election 2020 -

WA State Election Dates and Deadlines 2020 -

Millions brace for more layoffs, hunger and utility shutoffs as stimulus talks break down -

White House lurches in new direction on stimulus talks, pushing for airline aid -

Voters Should Not Be Intimidated -

The 13 states where election security matters most -

The 12 worst House districts: Experts label gerrymandering's dirty dozen -

PETITION for #DemocracyDay1 — because Day 1 is for Democracy -

Representation: Who’s Really Represented? Links:  

Representative democracy -

More money, less transparency: A decade under Citizens United -

Testing Theories of American Politics: Elites, Interest Groups, and Average Citizens -

How corporations turned into political beasts -

Influence & Lobbying -

2020 is about oligarchy vs. democracy -

Influence of Big Money -

Corruption is Legal in America -  

How proportional representation works -

What is Fair Representation Voting? -


FDF Events & Links:

UnRepresented Documentary Trailer -

UnRepresented – October 26th @ 6 pm PT -

Democracy Happy Hours – Upcoming Topics:

  • 10/14 - Ballot Initiatives: The Pros & Cons
  • 10/21 - Civil Justice & Democracy
  • 10/28 - Early Voting Updates: How is it going?

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October 7, 2020
3:00 pm
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