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    Politics doesn’t have to be boring. No, really. IDF is not only informative, but great fun too...

  • Networking

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    With IDF, you just gained more than 30 political siblings and an extended family of over 400 alumni ...

  • Leadership

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    You’ll learn not only about politics but also the fundamentals of servant leadership Stun them...

  • Knowledge

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    You’ll hear from hundreds of elected officials, non-profit leaders and policy experts Stun the...

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IDF now offers travel reimbursements!

IDF now offers travel reimbursements for those living more than 30 miles from Seattle

For the Class of 2013, we will now offer travel reimbursements as a way to encourage more “outside-of-Seattle” applicants. We did a trial run of this last year and it worked well so we will fully implement travel reimbursements for the Class of 2013.  To qualify: Read More »

IDF Accepting Applications for the Class of 2013 – Sept 1!

The Class of 2012 during the State Government session with then-Majority Leader Lisa Brown.

The Institute of a Democratic Future is accepting applications for the Class of 2013 starting on Sept 1, 2012.  Our early application period begins on Sept 1st and continues through Tuesday, November 13th.  The early application fee is $25 and the details of our application can be found here.  If you ... Read More »

IDF ’99 alum, Kris Brannon, aka Sonics Guy, leads testimony on new arena

IDF '99 Alum, Kris Brannon, aka Sonics Guy, leads the testimony in favor of a new arena in Seattle.

Kris Brannon, IDF alum from 1999, has long been recognized as the “Sonics Guy.” But now, he’s recognized for his compelling testimony in favor of the proposed arena in SoDo. Watch his live testimony below: Read More »

IDF ’07 alum and State Rep., Marko Liias, eyes 1st CD seat

Rep. Marko Liias (IDF '07)

Rep. Marko Liias Announces Congressional Exploratory Committee. The Edmonds Democrat is the first to announce for potential open seat in the 1st District. Rep. Marko Liias (D-Edmonds) became the first person to announce a congressional exploratory committee in the First Congressional District, currently held by Rep. Jay Inslee (D-Bainbridge Island).  Liias announced ... Read More »