In a nutshell: start early, start often!
- Messaging strategy
- Where and how to volunteer
- Run for something! We need leaders on school boards, city councils, and in state legislatures in addition to the high-profile state, Congressional, and federal races. So much of the mechanics and pragmatics of democracy happen at the local level.
End corruption and restore trust
I haven’t heard anyone articulate this better than Rep. Katie Porter — we have a serious anti-government problem on both sides of the aisle: