Election Day Parties at the Polls
Tue., Nov. 8 12-6 pm | Five Locations
Join the Committee of Seventy and our sponsoring partners PA Youth Vote, League of Women Voters of Philadelphia, and SEAMAAC for music, food, giveaways and selfie stations five locations in Philadelphia on Election Day:
- Lincoln High School (3201 Ryan Ave)
- Roxborough High School (6498 Ridge Ave)
- Cecil B Moore Recreation Center (2551 N 22nd St)
- West Philadelphia High School (4901 Chestnut St)
- Ford Recreation Center (609 Snyder Ave)
Impact of the Midterm Elections on PA's Business Climate & Health of Our Democracy
Tue., Nov. 15, 12 noon | Zoom
The results of the November election will have a consequential impact on the health of the state’s economy and democracy. Join Business for America for a discussion on how the state of politics may influence the Commonwealth’s ability to retain its competitive edge, attract industry, and encourage or discourage collaboration among lawmakers on issues important to Pennsylvanians. Speakers include Philadelphia Inquirer editorial writer Dan Pearson, Laura Putnum of PittCyber, Fair Districts PA executive director Carol Kuniholm and Aizaz Gill, Business for America's policy director. RSVP.
Informed: Conversations on Democracy in the Digital Age
Nov. 28 - 30 | Online
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation presents a three-day virtual conference where 30-plus policymakers, researchers and private-sector executives will discuss the latest trends and research in this emerging field at the intersection of technology, media and democracy. Discussions will focus on election and information integrity, and the role of government and journalists in protecting; policies that can reduce online hate and harassment and protect equal access to digital space; and competition in the tech sector, among others. RSVP.