These are the issues we have heard about from group conversation participants so far. Do they sound familiar to you? What else should we consider?

Extreme Partisanship

The left hates the right, and the right hates the left. Can we all get along?

Culture & Social Media

Bots/Misinformation

Vitriol and Trolls
Cancel Culture

Algorithms  & Big Tech

Election

Administration

Mail in Ballots
Redistricting
Ranked Choice Voting

Electoral College Relevance

Mainstream Media

"Fake News"

Bloggers/Citizen Journalists

Cable "Angertainment"

Bias towards Conflict

Ethics

Politicians are all liars, who only care about getting themselves and their party elected and staying in power. Right?

Power

Winner-Take-All Systems

Term Limits

Third Party Impact

Money

Campaign Finance

Campaign Industrial Complex

Citizens United

Division

Self-Segregation

Lack of Dialogue

National issues trickling down to local nonpartisan races

If you agree with these, or have others to add to the list, send us an e-mail or join a group conversation.