News & Updates

Paid Postage Passes! Voting is finally free

Did you hear? Voting will finally be free in Oregon, with every single mailbox becoming a dropbox. We are elated to announce that Paid Postage passed this Legislative Session and is heading to the Governor’s desk to be signed. With the passage of this bill Oregon is yet again establishing itself as a national leader in creating…
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Driving Change

We’re Rebranding! Join Us

June 26, 2019

As generations change, so does The Bus. The Bus has taught us that young people can be trusted with power – not as “future leaders,” but as leaders today. We have worked over the last 18 years to bolster opportunities for youth political pathways and involvement. We want to continue to support the next generation…
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Driving Votes

Urgent Call to Action: Vote!

May 20, 2019

Voter Turnout Languishing  There’s an election tomorrow! And here’s some sad news: While record numbers of young people and voters across the state turned in ballots for the midterm election (63%!!), voter turnout for this special election is sitting only at about 10%.   This is the time to get involved locally! We’re voting mostly for…
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Driving Leaders

UPTURN is Seeking Applicants!

May 20, 2019

Are you interested in gaining firsthand activism experience? Do you wanna be the next Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?? The Bus Project is looking for committed high school students interested in civic engagement, leadership development, and advocacy work to join the UPTURN Cohort for the 2019/2020 school year! UPTURN is a no cost, year-long cohort for high school…
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