The Effects of COVID-19 on Our Democracy

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Please join the Center for American Progress Action Fund as we discuss how COVID-19 has affected our democratic process—and how, using tools such as vote by mail, we can make sure that all Americans’ voices can be heard in November and in years to come.

This event is part of an online series dedicated to laying out an actionable plan for how we move forward.

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Keynote address:
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN)

Distinguished panelists:
Rep. Joe Neguse (D-CO)
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Atlanta, GA
Vanita Gupta, President and CEO, The Leadership Conference on Civil & Human Rights

Daniella Gibbs Léger, Executive Vice President, Communications and Strategy, Center for American Progress Action Fund

We would love to hear your questions. Please submit them on Twitter using the hashtag #MoveForward or via email to

This event will be live captioned at

A close-captioned recording of the online presentation will be made available shortly after the event has concluded.

The Center for American Progress Action Fund is an independent, nonpartisan policy institute and advocacy organization that is dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans, through bold, progressive ideas, as well as strong leadership and concerted action. Our aim is not just to change the conversation, but to change the country.