Alexandra Shapiro to Speak on Proposal to Change the Rule on Access to the Presidential Debates

On April 22, 2015, Alexandra Shapiro will speak at a conference on democracy reform hosted by The conference, entitled National Democracy Slam 2015, will take place at American University’s Washington College of Law in Washington, D.C.

Alexandra will be presenting on the proposal to change the debate rules in order to permit an independent candidate for president to participate in the general election debates. The proposal will be Reform #3 of a series of suggestions for democracy reforms on the panel entitled “Judging Seven Democracy Innovations.” A link to the agenda can be found here.

Additional information about our work to change the rule can be found here, here, here, and at

This event will be live cast from here.