ACS works for positive change by shaping debate and generating resources and expertise on vitally important legal and constitutional issues including access to courts, voting, equality, and many other issues directly affecting people’s lives.


Criminal Justice

Our nation’s criminal justice systems should produce accurate and just outcomes reached through fair processes, and must address longstanding racial and economic disparities within the systems.

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Democracy and Elections

Our democracy depends on all eligible citizens having a meaningful opportunity to vote.

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While our identity as a nation of immigrants is central to the American narrative, the U.S. has had a checkered past in its treatment of newcomers.

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Workers’ Rights

American workers deserve safe working conditions, fair pay, and the collective bargaining rights to ensure them.

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