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Unite Against Hate

Join us just a week before Trumps inauguration to mark the beginning of our resistance to his administration’s impending attacks on immigrant communities. We’ll be taking our first Bus Trip of the year next Saturday Jan. 14th as part of … Continue reading

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Job Announcement: Clackamas County Organizers

HIRING: Clackamas County Organizers   Summary: The Bus Project is seeking outgoing, dedicated, and enthusiastic individuals to join our team to help us register hundreds of young voters for this year’s historic 2016 election! We’re hiring part- and full-time positions … Continue reading

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Automatic Voter Registration is SERIOUSLY Working for Young People

Oregon Automatic Registrants Ballot Returns Are Outpacing Their Peers PORTLAND – This January, Oregon launched our nation’s first automatic voter registration system. Since then, the program has registered 51,558* new registrants. On average, 808* eligible Oregonians register every day  through … Continue reading

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The 1, 2 3s of NVRD.

We had a lot of fun on Tuesday. There’s so many stories to share, but for now, let’s stick to the numbers: This past Tuesday, in celebration of National Voter Registration Day, the Bus Project registered 1,230 Oregonians to vote. 742 of the Oregonians we … Continue reading

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Celebrate.

#CelebrateNVRD Today‘s the Day! The Bus Project is joining over 2,000 organizations around the country who are heeding President Barack Obama’s call to celebrate National Voter Registration Day. Here’s how we’re celebrating: HIGH SCHOOLS Today, Bus volunteers are running voter registration drives … Continue reading

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September Update: Bustin’ a move on the Bus.

After a wildly successful legislative session this spring and bringing on our new Executive Director this summer, The Bus Project is steamrollin’ through autumn. Here’s what we’ve been up to lately, and how you can get involved.  The Bus Project’s … Continue reading

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BUS-TAGRAM

We’re on instagram.(ig: oregonbusproject) Just one more way for you to keep in touch with all of the happenings of the Bus Project. In the last two week, we’ve posted photos of our voter registration drives, our recent Brewhaha! on affordable … Continue reading

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Support New Motor Voter this September.

GET YR VOTE ON. Support New Motor Voter this September. The Secretary of State is hosting four public hearings on New Motor Voter across Oregon, and the Bus Project is going to be turning out our enthusiastic supporters of voting … Continue reading

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NVRD Interns! Come join the Bus!

National Voter Registration Day is quickly coming upon us, and we’re so excited. We’re looking for a couple more folks to join our team. NVRD: DEVELOPMENT INTERN Conducts outreach to businesses, organizations, and partners to expand the brand and reach … Continue reading

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50 years ago today.

50 years ago today. On August 6, 1965, President Johnson signed into law the Voting Rights Act. After years of demonstrations and social unrest, the countless activists willing to risk their lives for their right as American citizens to the … Continue reading

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