Our investment portfolio consists of ballot and legislative campaigns to pass reforms, state programs which support pro-reform candidates and bipartisan caucuses, and movement projects and organizations that advance our overall strategy of putting voters first.
We support nonpartisan ballot initiatives and legislative campaigns that increase competition, participation, and accountability in the political system.
We support pro-reform, pragmatic state legislative candidates in both parties' primary elections, incubate cross partisan caucuses, and advocate for a full suite of voters’ first policies.
We build the shared infrastructure that will drive greater efficiency and effectiveness between the organizations working to put voters first.
Legislative leaders in Utah are working to expand the use of ranked choice voting for all offices in the state.
FairVote Minnesota is working to implement ranked choice voting for all state and federal elections in the gopher state to bring voters more choice, voice and power in their elections.
Alaska voters made history in becoming the first state to adopt top-four nonpartisan primaries. Now, we're supporting the work to defend their vote and educate Alaskans.
Ranked choice voting passed in New York City by an overwhelming majority. Now, we're supporting the outreach and education voters to ensure the system serves all voters.
For the first time a hybrid commission chaired by a citizen and consisting of eight Virginia voters and eight lawmakers will draw state and federal district lines in 2021. We're supporting their continued effort to make sure people, not politicians, are drawing the maps.
The Brewer Fellowship to Unite America is a professional development opportunity for leaders of nonpartisan organizations working to put voters first.
The Unite America Fund is supporting research for the Electoral Reform Research Group (ERRG), a program administered by New America.
Unite America and RepresentUs, in collaboration with the National Association of Nonpartisan Reformers, engaged in an effort to support grassroots reform efforts from across the country.
Reformers in Alaska successfully passed a ballot measure to prohibit dark money, implement nonpartisan top-four primaries, and introduce Ranked Choice Voting for all state and federal elections.
Austin voters passed Proposition E with 58% support, an amendment to the city charter to implement ranked choice voting (RCV) for local elections, thanks to support from the “YesonEAustin” campaign.
A ballot measure on the 2020 ballot will allow Virginians to decide whether to establish a citizen-led bipartisan redistricting commission to draw new maps for the commonwealth.
Rank The Vote, Common Cause New York, and other allies successfully passed a 2019 ballot measure to bring ranked choice voting to New York City.
Vermont became the 7th state in the nation to adopt a full vote at home system. The legislation passed with bipartisan support and signed by Republican Governor Phil Scot, will allow registered voters to vote via mailed ballot for future statewide general elections.
In 2019 we piloted our primary strategy in the Virginia General Assembly races, supporting three reform-minded Unity candidates through their parties’ primaries.
As coronavirus derails most aspects of American life, Unite America is working to ensure that our elections are protected. No voter should have to choose between exercising their health and exercising their civic duty.