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Build Back Better USA


Democratic Advocacy Group


Carolyn Barclift

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Build Back Better USA (BBBU) is a nominal advocacy group supporting President Joe Biden’s (D) Build Back Better proposals founded and led by Democratic activist Carlyn Barclift.

BBBU is a member of Declaration for American Democracy, a left-wing coalition under Ralph Nader’s Public Citizen Foundation. 1


Build Back Better USA was founded and is led by Carolyn Barclift. She is a co-founder of the Media and Democracy Project, a left-of-center volunteer group that promotes political awareness. 2 Barclift is also a co-founder and steering member of Olympia Indivisible/Washington State Indivisible Coalition. 3 Branclift was registered as a lobbyist on behalf of the Washington State Indivisible Coalition in 2019. 4

Branclift held a school board position at Olympia School in Olympia, Washington, in the mid-2000s. 5

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Build Back Better USA was featured in a weekly meeting hosted by the Democratic National Committee. 6 BBBU founder Carolyn Barclift is a co-host of DNC Weekly Town Hall. 7


  1. “Our 250+ Member Organizations.” Declaration for American Democracy. Accessed January 31, 2023. https://dfadcoalition.org/.
  2. “Writers.” Medium. Accessed January 31, 2023. https://medium.com/countydemocratreader/about.
  3. “Carolyn Barclift.” National Network Assembly 2019. Accessed January 31, 2023. https://nna2019.sched.com/wasicteam.
  4. “Washington State Indivisible Coalition.” Access Hub. Accessed January 31, 2023. https://accesshub.pdc.wa.gov/node/51999.
  5. “Re-Elect Carolyn Barclift.” Carolyn Barclift. Accessed January 31, 2023. http://carolynbarclift.blogspot.com/.
  6. “Build Better Back USA’s Cup of Joe Organizing Meeting.” Mobilize. Accessed January 31, 2023. https://www.mobilize.us/mobilize/event/373822/.
  7. “Writers.” Medium. Accessed January 31, 2023. https://medium.com/countydemocratreader/about.
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