Congressional Study Group on American Democracy & Civics
The Congressional Study Group on American Democracy and Civics brings together both sides of the aisle with the common purpose of strengthening our democractic process through showcasing bipartisanship, civility, and emphasizing the importance of civic knowlegde. The program reconnects constituents with Congress through bipartisan delegations of current and former Members to communities around the country.
AMERICAN DEMOCRACY & CIVICS LEADERSHIP
Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL)
Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-MA)
AMERICAN DEMOCRACY & CIVICS PROGRAMMING
Capitol Hill Programming
“The First Congress: How James Madison, George Washington, and a Group of Extraordinary Men Invented the Government” Book Talk with author Fergus Bordewich
Former Members in Support of Civic Literacy
FMC is gathering former members in their home state to support statewide efforts to improve civic education in the school system.
Outreach to States
Pennsylvania (Lead: Jim Gerlach)
Texas (Lead: Nick Lampson)
California (Lead: Sam Farr)