Episode 14 | Bold Bipartisan Strategies for Winning the Next Constitutional Amendment
Do you know about the growing cross-partisan movement for the next amendment to the U.S. Constitution? The 28th Amendment will empower citizens, combat corruption, and ensure equal rights for Americans to be represented and participate in self-government. American democracy is a story of Constitutional amendments. That’s how we got the Bill of Rights, a ban on slavery, equal voting rights regardless of race, gender, and age over 18, the election of senators, and more. Now it’s our turn. Come hear from bipartisan leaders on the front lines of this effort about how grassroots, citizen-driven campaigns are advancing in the states and in Congress, and how you can help.
• Moderator: Caroline Fredrickson, President, American Constitution Society (moderator)
• Speaker 1: Jeff Clements, President, American Promise (introduction)
• Speaker 2: The Honorable Ted Deutch, U.S. Representative (D-FL)
• Speaker 3: The Honorable Jim Rubens, former State Senator (R-NH)