One of Seventy's Public Policy Interns, Claire Mao, is interviewed by her home institution of Haverford College about her summer experience thus far working for C70. Her passion for good-governance work and more accessiblity in politics is made clear throughout the entirety of the article. Read More...
One week prior to election day, Danilo Burgos and opponents gathered to participate in a forum co-organized by Al Día and Committee of Seventy. David Thornburgh served as the moderator of the forum and recieved a positive response from Burgos when asking about the district which he would represent: “There’s a lot of self-pride in our community,” he said. “There’s a lot of hope in our community. There’s a lot of positive that needs to be highlighted, needs to be shared with the rest of the state.” Read More...
Pertaining to this year's primary election, David Thornburgh states that the letdown was a lot like Charlie Brown and his football: "We think this time, we’re really going to do it, we’re going to kick the ball, and then Lucy pulls it away again at the last second." Read More...
Seventy is mentioned along with groups such as the League of Women Voters and Common Cause PA for dropping support of SB22 to refocus on House legislation. CEO David Thornburgh comments on the time sensitivity regarding the House's ultimate decision.  Read More...
David Thornburgh collaborated with John Opdycke, president of Open Primaries, on ending gerrymandering for more balanced and competitive districts as well as the benefits that would come from opening the primaries. Read More...
David Thornburgh, president and CEO of the Committee of Seventy, scheduled to speak on the panel at the Berks County Town Hall Meeting later this month regarding the redrawing of Pennsylvania's congressional districts. Read More...
CEO David Thornburgh speaks about Seventy's new campaign, Draw the Lines PA.  Read More...
The three candidates running in Philadelphia's District 197 debate their ideas in preparation for the primary election.  Read More...
Seventy's Policy Program Manager, Patrick Christmas, is cited for his statement on a misleading ballot question.  Read More...
The Committee of Seventy's Chief Advancement Officer, Lauren Cristella, is quoted on expectations for election day.  Read More...
Seventy's Voter Guide is referenced as a useful tool for the primary election.  Read More...
Seventy's 2018 Voter Guide is referenced as a useful tool to help voters be more informed before they head to the polls on election day.   Read More...
The Committee of Seventy is cited as supporting the new mayoral-appointed Board of Education in the School District of Philadelphia.  Read More...
CEO David Thornburgh is quoted on the larger remaining questions of the redistricting process.  Read More...
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