Political Advocacy Groups

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Voting & Elections

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30th Percentile Center for Responsive Politics
E-Mail: info@crp.org
1101 14th St. NW, Suite 1030
Washington, DC 20005-5635
Phone: 202-857-0044
Fax: 202-857-7809
"The Center for Responsive Politics is a non-partisan, non-profit research group based in Washington, D.C. that tracks money in politics, and its effect on elections and public policy. The Center conducts computer-based research on campaign finance issues for the news media, academics, activists, and the public at large. The Center’s work is aimed at creating a more educated voter, an involved citizenry, and a more responsive government." (http://www.crp.org/about/)
60th Percentile Center for Voting and Democracy
E-Mail: info@fairvote.org
6930 Carroll Ave., Suite 610
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Phone: 301-270-4616
Fax: 301-270-4133
"The Center is dedicated to fair elections where every vote counts and all voters are represented. As a catalyst for reform, we conduct research, analysis, education and advocacy to build understanding of and support for more democratic voting systems. We promote full representation as an alternative to winner-take-all elections and instant runoff voting as an alternative to plurality elections and traditional runoff elections."
30th Percentile EMILY's List
1120 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-326-1400
Fax: 202-326-1415
"An acronym for 'Early Money Is Like Yeast' (it helps the 'dough' rise), EMILY’s List is the nation’s largest grassroots political network, raising campaign contributions for pro-choice Democratic women candidates running for the House, the Senate and for governor; helping women candidates build strong, winning campaigns; and helping mobilize women voters."
30th Percentile League of Women Voters
E-Mail: lwv@lwv.org
1730 M St. NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20036-4508
Phone: 202-429-1965
Fax: 202-429-0854
"The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy."
60th Percentile New Democrat Network
E-Mail: info@newdem.org
777 N Capitol St. NE, Suite 410
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-544-9200
Fax: 202-547-2929
"NDN was founded in 1996 to elect “New Leaders for a New Time” – public servants at all levels of government who believe that the Democratic Party needs to find ways to lead our country into a new era while holding true to our most cherished values."
60th Percentile Public Campaign
E-Mail: info@publicampaign.org
1320 19th St. NW, Suite M-1
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-293-0222
Fax: 202-293-0202
"Public Campaign is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to sweeping reform that aims to dramatically reduce the role of big special interest money in American politics."
  Republican Liberty Caucus
E-Mail: headquarters@rlc.org
44 Summerfield St.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Phone: 866-752-5423
"The Republican Liberty Caucus (RLC) is a grassroots, nationwide organization affiliated with the Republican Party (GOP). The goal of the RLC is to elect liberty-minded, limited-government individuals to office." (http://www.rlc.org/?p=FAQ)
30th Percentile Rock the Vote
E-Mail: info@rockthevote.org
1330 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-828-0138
"Rock the Vote is dedicated to protecting freedom of expression and empowering young people to change the world." (http://www.rockthevote.org/rtv_aobut.php)
U.S. Term Limits
E-Mail: admin@termlimits.org
10 G St. NE, Suite 410
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-379-3000, 800-733-6440
Fax: 202-379-3010
"Mission Statement: To rally Americans to restore citizen control of government by limiting the terms of politicians at the local, state and congressional levels." (http://www.termlimits.org/About/about.html)