It starts in the States

  • 1 broken supermajority
  • 3 flipped chambers
  • 7 states with historic progress
  • 41M lives improved.
  • 8 states to flip
  • 3 majorities to defend
  • 1 supermajority to break
  • 102M lives to improve
Through our partner Future Now:
  • 800+ lawmakers committed to America’s Goals
  • 30+ states with active policy partnerships
  • Over 60 model policies that will improve hundreds of millions of lives

How We Do It

1. Analyze


We evaluate all 99 state chambers to identify the states where we can be the difference-makers.

2. Endorse


We identify inspiring, committed candidates who have what it takes to win (door knockers, door knockers, door knockers).

3. Fund


We pinpoint winning tactics and work with top-notch partners.

4. Follow Through

Follow Through

Future Now provides an actionable policy agenda to turn wins into improved lives.

We Need Your Help

Start a Giving Circle

We do the analysis, targeting, and oversight— you engage your community to adopt a state! Pool contributions, foster a civically engaged group, and learn a ton about how our country works.

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Featured Giving Circle

Downtown Nasty Women Social Group
Downtown Nasty Women Social Group

The Downtown Nasty Women Social Group is a grassroots community of activists working together to make positive change in people’s everyday lives.

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Our Research

State of the States
Our Research

Trying to predict what will happen in November? State legislative races are the heatmap of political activation. The State of The States report is your roadmap for the 2020 election.