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December 14, 2023
Committee of Seventy's Response to Philadelphia Ethics Board Announcement
C70's response to Ethics Board Announcement regarding their Campaign Finance Regulation (Regulation No. 1)
November 17, 2023
Public Comment, School District of Philadelphia Board Meeting
Director of Civic Education Justin Villere comments on behalf of Committee of Seventy to endorse voter education curriculum in public schools.
November 15, 2023
Public Comment on Regulation No. 5 - Conflict of Interest
Seventy responds to proposed Resolution No. 5
October 26, 2023
300 Philadelphia Students March to City Hall for Vote Early Day
Students from eight schools participated in the “Give Us a Ballot” march and completed their mail-in ballots as part of a national celebration.
October 05, 2023
Statement on Proposed Election Reforms
Seventy addresses Senate Bill 224
September 18, 2023
Urgent Election Reform Release
Seventy reviews the job Act 77 started by improving efficiency in local elections.
August 16, 2023
C70 partners with Ceiba for youth community engagement in Philly
C70 welcomed over 40 Philadelphians to a community event that celebrating summer-long civic engagement programming for youth across the city.
June 06, 2023
Committee of Seventy Names Lauren Cristella President and CEO
Cristella will be the nonpartisan nonprofit’s first female president in its 119-year history.
May 12, 2023
High School Students Choose Helen Gym, New Slate of City Council Members in PA Youth Vote Mock Election
Mock election brought hands-on voting to classrooms, encouraging future civic participation
May 08, 2023
Coverage Roundup: C70 Poll of the 2023 Mayor’s Race
Coverage of the first nonpartisan, public poll of the Philadelphia's mayor's race