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Issues Index

Elections and Voting
Elections and Voting
Seventy is an advocate for improving elections in Philadelphia and PA, and works tirelessly to educate and engage voters so they can confidently cast their ballot twice a year, every year.
Redistricting
Redistricting
Seventy advocates for fair district drawing to promote free, competitive elections.
Redistricting
Council Redistricting
As the legislative branch of local government, the 17-member Philadelphia City Council has a critical role in the everyday lives of city residents. Committee of Seventy is working to ensure residents across the city engage directly in the map-making process.
Open Primaries
Open Primaries
Closed primaries have been used in the Commonwealth for generations. But our politics have changed; our communities have changed; our voters have changed. So should our elections.
Taxes and Budget
Taxes and Budget
Seventy works to provide access to information on Philadelphia taxing and budgeting activities.
Ethics and Money
Ethics and Transparency
Good government doesn't just mean doing what's legal; it means doing what's right.