How to Help

If you're like us, your digital life is one big, fast news feed. Some of this news is messed up. How to Help works in the news cycle to connect you with ways to do something about the day's big stories.

I'm Out

I'm Out

Federal Elections Commissioner Ann Ravel has resigned.

Her letter to her billionaire boss was accompanied by a new report with how she really feels. It's called Dysfunction and Deadlock: The Enforcement Crisis at the Federal Election Commission Reveals the Unlikelihood of Draining the Swamp.

How to help clean up our elections

Even if campaign reform is going nowhere fast at the moment, now is a good time to brush up on the issue.

Thank Commissioner Ravel for her service:  @AnnMRavel

Watch John Oliver guzzle wine from a bag with former Rep. Steve Israel.

Connect with groups like Common CauseEvery Voice, and the Center for Responsive Politics (which publishes the Open Secrets campaign contributions database).

If you're a college student, link up with Democracy Matters and get a paid internship to help get big money out of politics.

Is This What He Meant By Job Creation?

Is This What He Meant By Job Creation?

Standing Room Only

Standing Room Only