Press Releases

Youth Lead a Nationwide Tipping Point

Rock the Vote is built to maximize the power of young people. At this moment of racial, social and institutional inflection, we mourn the death of countless Black people in a country built on the forced, free labor of Black people. George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and...

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Rock the Vote Applauds Priorities Laid Out in H.R. 1

WASHINGTON – Rock the Vote President and Executive Director Carolyn DeWitt released the following statement on the introduction of H.R. 1, to expand Americans’ access to the ballot box, reduce the influence of big money in politics, and strengthen ethics rules...

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We are so proud of young voters who showed up increasing the youth turnout by roughly 50% over 2014 and proved that we are not to be f’ed with. Early estimates are signaling this could be the highest turnout for 18-29 year-olds since 18 year-olds were granted the...

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