June 27, 2013
Our panel of elected leaders and legal experts discussed about how cities across the country are adopting creative reforms that strengthen democracy. Panelists explained the different methods on how they are achieveing this. Some of the methods were by reducing the influence of corporate money on government by implementing public financing of local elections; ensuring that more eligible voters are registered and turn out to vote; and granting non-citizens and 16- and 17-year olds the right to vote in local elections.
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Councilmember Tim Male (Takoma Park, MD)
State Senator Jamie Raskin (Montgomery Co., MD)
Mayor Pro Tem Faith Winter (Westminster, CO)
Lowering the Voting Age: