Legislative Victories

Future Caucus members work across party lines and build coalitions to advance future-oriented legislation.

Future Caucus members collaboratively set their legislative agenda by identifying areas of critical importance and considering where members can best work together across a broad policy portfolio.

Here are just some of the ways Future Caucus members have worked together to get policy results.

State Future Caucus Network

Criminal Justice

Many young legislators are leading their states in addressing prison overcrowding, police brutality, and the incarceration of nonviolent drug offenders with comprehensive and bipartisan legislation.

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Energy & Environment

There is a bipartisan commitment to building a resilient and vibrant America, prepared to lead the world with innovative solutions to changing energy needs and a new generation of conservation.

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Future of Work

The American economy is changing rapidly and so is the nature of work. Future Caucus leaders propose solutions to help individuals and employers navigate these changes.

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Strengthening Democracy

Young lawmakers are working to modernize our institutions, create more government efficiency and transparency, and encourage greater civic engagement.

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In recent years, legislators have led bipartisan efforts to support mental health, promote food as medicine, create support systems for children and families, and respond to urgent crises such as the opioid epidemic.

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Access to affordable, accessible, available, and quality housing is an issue that challenges many communities across the country. Young lawmakers feel these issues acutely.

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“I think the area of criminal justice reform has and will continue to be an area where both parties can find common ground. ”

Rep. Daniel Pae (R-OK)
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“Being able to learn from other young people who have gone through this process is invaluable. They can actually give you the tools you need to be effective in your own state.”

Rep. Jeremy Gray (D-AL)
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Policy impact
Anatomy of a BillColorado

Colorado’s Criminal Justice Reform Bill Expands Rehabilitation Opportunities Through higher Education

March 21, 2024

Colorado’s Criminal Justice Reform Bill Expands Rehabilitation Opportunities Through <span class="dewidow">Higher Education</span>
Anatomy of a BillNew Jersey

New Jersey’s New Voter empowerment Act

March 4, 2024

New Jersey’s New Voter <span class="dewidow">Empowerment Act</span>
Anatomy of a BillColorado

Unlocking Justice: Colorado’s Legislative Triumph For youth Reform

January 31, 2024

Unlocking Justice: Colorado’s Legislative Triumph for <span class="dewidow">Youth Reform</span>
Rep. Sara Jacobs


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