STATE FUTURE CAUCUS NETWORK

Future Caucus chapters in each state legislature connect Gen Z and millennial lawmakers who seek to transcend polarization and get results for their communities.

State Future Caucus Network

Gen Z and millennials are bringing a new style of leadership to the halls of power. While young people didn’t create the problems we’re facing, we’re optimistic enough to believe we can solve them and pragmatic enough to know that building coalitions is a necessary step to creating effective change. 

Future Caucus programs help young lawmakers build deeper relationships with their colleagues across the aisle and get legislative results. One half of members of Congress previously served as state legislators, so training state lawmakers to govern effectively has a ripple effect across all levels of government.

Transcending political polarization through Gen Z and millennial leadership

156

156 legislators currently hold leadership positions in the State Future Caucus Network

13%

13% of all young legislators in the country participated in our programming this year

1,843

1,843 total Gen Z and millennial state legislators in all 50 states

40%

40% of all bipartisan bills enacted in 2023 were authored by young lawmakers

DEMOCRACY TRANSFORMED

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Future’s FrontlineFlorida

Future’s Frontline Tour Spotlights Collaborative Leadership Among Young florida Legislators

January 17, 2024

Future’s Frontline Tour Spotlights Collaborative Leadership Among Young <span class="dewidow">Florida Legislators</span>
Future’s FrontlineNational

Future Caucus Partners With National Governor’s Association To address Polarization

September 28, 2023

Future Caucus Partners with National Governor’s Association to <span class="dewidow">Address Polarization</span>
Anatomy of a BillOklahoma

An Unlikely Political Pair Take On Maternal Health in Oklahoma

March 30, 2023

An Unlikely Political Pair Take on Maternal Health <span class="dewidow">in Oklahoma</span>

The future depends on the success of these efforts that support leaders who may differ in ideology but work hard to find common ground to solve the issues that impact us all.”

Rep. Aaron Pilkington (R-AR)
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Future Caucus is a safe space for young, diverse elected officials to share experiences and best practices.”

Rep. Ajay Pittman (D-OK)
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Montana state Senator Ken Bogner on the power of this network

Meet our Legislators

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Profiles of Effective LawmakersKansas

Rep. Christina Haswood: “i Was Elected To Work With Everyone”

January 5, 2024

Rep. Christina Haswood: “I was elected to work with everyone”
Profiles of Effective LawmakersArkansas

Rep. Aaron Pilkington | Republican – Arkansas

July 17, 2023

Rep. Aaron Pilkington | Republican <span class="dewidow">– Arkansas</span>
Profiles of Effective LawmakersAlabama

Rep. Jeremy Gray | On Offense for Alabama

March 10, 2023

REP. JEREMY GRAY | ON OFFENSE <span class="dewidow">FOR ALABAMA</span>

IN THE NEWS

Press coverage
Pennsylvania

To The Future! Young Lawmakers Goals in Pennsylvania

May 22, 2024

To the Future! Young Lawmakers Goals <span class="dewidow">in Pennsylvania</span>
North Carolina

Gen Z Candidates Look To Make Their Mark In This year’s Election

May 21, 2024

Gen Z candidates look to make their mark in this <span class="dewidow">year’s election</span>
New York

Young Lawmakers Chart Bipartisan Future For state Legislature

May 21, 2024

Young lawmakers chart bipartisan future for <span class="dewidow">state Legislature</span>
Rep. Sara Jacobs

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