Alexander Heffner Interviews Ian Bassin
Protect Democracy filed suit against the Trump Administration for documents related to their plans for the 2020 Census, following up on the refusal of the Commerce Department and the Office of Management and Budget to comply with FOIA requests filed on May 22, 2017. Further concerns arose arose with news that President Trump was considering appointing Thomas Brunell, author of Redistricting and Representation: Why Competitive Elections Are Bad for America, as deputy director of the Census Bureau, the top operational post.
History has shown that the best way to protect democracy is by standing united in its defense. Your contribution will help us to scale up our efforts to educate, advocate, organize, and litigate on behalf of the values we all hold dear.