Study Group -- A Democracy Agenda: Conversations with Leaders in the Field [Session Four]

Date: 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

124 Mt Auburn St., Suite 100N, Room 106

Join Miles Rapoport, Senior Practice Fellow in American Democracy, and Tova Wang, Ash Center Democracy Fellow, for the fourth session of a five-part study group which will examine various aspects of the burgeoning democracy reform movement sweeping through states across the country. Throughout the semester, leading advocates, organizers and scholars on voting rights, social movements, and structural election reform will share their unique experiences and perspectives. The group will discuss democracy reform campaigns, lessons learned, and the building of a movement to make democracy more inclusive, participatory, and responsive.

This session will focus on the prospects for legislative change via Congress and at the state-level. The conversation will feature guests Nick Nyhart, former President, Every Voice Center, currently a consultant with ActBlue; and Jake Matilsky, President, Center for Secure and Modern Elections. 

Lunch will be served.

This group will always convene on a Tuesday from 12-1:30 PM, mark your calendars for future sessions:

  • December 3, 124 Mt. Auburn St., Suite 160S, Room 105

Email Miles_Rapoport@hks.Harvard.edu or TovaWang@hks.harvard.edu for more information.