Have A Great Weekend

This is it! The last weekend before midterm elections.

If you are supporting a candidate, consider helping them with their last minute GOTV efforts. Host a phone bank, knock some doors! If you’re a parent (or an auntie, uncle, grandparent, or a babysitter of any variety) CtK Alum Katie Bethell’s organization Paid Leave US offers 5 Tips to GOTV with Kids This Weekend.

Then, join CtK Alums like Anton Vuljaj and #BeAVoter: make sure you get to the polls! Make sure that your friends are voters, too. Behavioral economist Dan Pinker shares some science to help you get your friends out to vote!

Turned away at the polls? Here is what you need to know.

Low civic participation is one of the most profound challenges we face in the U.S.
— Ashley Spillane

Here’s what five of our CtK Alums had to say this week about how we can make our democracy better for everyone:

Plus two announcements!

We’re proud to announce that CtK Founder, Lori Brewer Collins, has been invited to speak at the Obama Foundation Summit and Patriots & Pragmatists later this month!

ACA registration is open from November 1 to December 15. If you or someone you know is in need of healthcare coverage, sign up now.