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NextGen volunteers did incredible work to elect Joe Biden as our president and to take back the Senate.

In 2021, our fight goes on.

NextGen America is calling on the new Biden administration and Congress to prioritize the needs of young Americans. This means student debt relief and a commitment to securing ballot access for all young people, especially young people of color.

To make this happen, we need your help!

There are a number of actions you can take right now, from contacting your representatives, to emailing the Biden White House, to attending a workshop on how to share your personal story. Click the actions you’re interested in joining!

Tell President Biden: Cancel Federal Student Loan Debt

Joe Biden promised to improve access to a quality education and lessen the financial burden of student loan debt on millions of people in the United States.

Write to President Biden and urge him to quickly take executive action to eliminate federal student loan debt.

Send your letter

Share Your Student Loan Debt Story

Whether you have debt of your own, have already paid it off, have loved ones in debt, or never had student loans, we all benefit from eliminating $1.6 trillion in debt for millions of people.

Everyone has a story. We want to hear yours.

Let’s speak truth to power and remind the Biden-Harris administration that we delivered their victory.

Share your story

Tell the Senate: Pass the For the People Act

H.R. 1, the House version of the legislation, has already passed. Now it’s up to the Senate to get the bill to President Biden’s desk.

Urge your senators to end the filibuster and protect our right to vote by passing S. 1, the For the People Act.

Send a message

Tell President Biden: Legalize Marijuana and Expunge Records

Marijuana policies in the United States were designed to incarcerate communities of color — and law enforcement continues to disproportionately target Black and brown people for cannabis-related arrests.

Urge President Biden to reform our nation’s racist drug policies by decriminalizing marijuana and expunging the records of those with federal cannabis convictions.

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Tell Congress: Pass the American Jobs Plan

If passed, the American Jobs Plan will rebuild our nation’s transit systems, modernize our electric grid, repair and replace outdated water pipes, and expand access to high-speed broadband.

Urge Congress to pass the American Jobs Plan and fully invest in infrastructure and clean energy jobs.

Write to Congress