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What is Democracy from the Ground Up?
Democracy From the Ground Up (DFGU) aims to rebuild our election system starting at the local level by using community power to advocate for and implement fifteen pro-voter reforms in fifteen counties across the state. DFGU is led in coalition by Common Cause Texas, MOVE Texas, Texas Civil Rights Project, and Texas Freedom Network
THE FIGHT FOR DEMOCRACY FROM THE GROUND UP
Advocating for pro-voter reforms at the local level
Where are we doing work?
We are waging the DFGU campaign in 15 counties across the state that combined make up more than 60% of Texas’s population.
Click the map to see our past wins in each county.