Midterm Elections

Rise Up

Automatic Voter Registration Might Get Americans to Actually Vote

AVR has garnered strong bipartisan support and is bringing more people to the polls for the midterm elections by promising a younger and more diverse electorate than ever.
Emily Weitz

This Campaign Empowers the Latino Community by Finally Making it Easy to Vote

The Power of 18 uses a mobile-friendly voter tool to energize communities ahead of the 2018 midterm election.
Alice Rowsome

After Parkland, Senator Dianne Feinstein Finally Sees a Path Forward for Gun Control

VICE Impact talks to the California senator, and longtime advocate for stricter gun control, about the momentum for reform after the March for Our Lives.
Richard Greene

Pride Fund to End Gun Violence Rallies the LGBTQ Community Behind Gun Control Reform

Iraq war veteran and DC political consultant Jason Lindsay's organization is determined to take on the NRA by lobbying to help gay people and their allies elect candidates who will act on new gun policy.
Alice Rowsome
Rise Up

Gays Against Guns Links the Fight for Gun Control With LGBTQ Activism

After the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in 2016, the LGBTQ community has become a leading voice in the fight for gun control
Alice Rowsome
The Rundown

Keep the Movement Going After the March for Our Lives by Voting This November

The only way to keep up the momentum to push for gun control reform is to get to the ballot boxes for the midterm elections.
Impact Staff
Rise Up

If You Want to Change Gun Violence in the US After the March For Our Lives, Join These Advocacy Groups

These groups are making sure not one more life is lost to gun violence.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
Rise Up

Congress Should Take Its Cues from Gun Control at the Local Level

Community leaders are driving change through sit-ins, demonstrations, and education that have led to legislative action at the state level.
Emily Weitz
Rise Up

Vote in These Decisive 2018 Races to Make Gun Control Reform a Reality

Here's how to rebalance the conversation around how elected officials deal with gun control in your state.
Katelyn Harrop
Vote Now

Black Lives Matter Co-Founder, Alicia Garza, Tells Us How to Activate the Black Vote

The racial justice activist explains why it's not enough for politicians to just engage with black culture to secure the support of black voters for the 2018 midterm elections and beyond.
Alicia Garza

Democratic Campaign Workers are Unionizing for the Midterm Elections

The new Campaign Workers Guild wants progressive candidates to put their money where their values are with staff equity.
Aisha Naseem

Unprecedented Numbers of LGBTQ Candidates are Running for Office in Response to the Trump Administration's Policies

Organizations like the Victory Fund are doubling efforts for crucial midterm elections this year.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage