Sometimes all you need to do is ask.

In 2018, we recruited 125 candidates where Democrats wouldn’t have otherwise run, and at least 30% of them won their elections.

Democrats who got our texts were 200% more likely to file

We reduced the likelihood that a race is uncontested by 10%

Each recruited candidate cost us around $223

Analyst Institute

Award-Winning Methods

We won an Expy Award from the Analyst Institute for our Contest Every Race work in Texas. The Analyst Institute collaborates with progressive organizations and campaigns around the country to measure and increase the impact of their programs. Every year they present the Expy Awards to recognize outstanding experimental research conducted by organizations.



34 candidates for state legislature and precinct offices

23 won their races


37 candidates for school board and city-level offices

10 won their races