Greta Bedekovics

Greta Bedekovics is the Associate Director of Democracy Policy at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, she worked on Capitol Hill as a policy advisor on the U.S. Senate Committee on Rules and Administration for Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN). In this capacity, she worked extensively on voting rights, election administration and security, and democracy legislation—including the Freedom to Vote Act and the For the People Act. Bedekovics also worked in the Senate to advance policies to counter election-related misinformation and disinformation such as foreign influence campaigns, prevent election subversion, increase transparency for online political spending, and improve media literacy. In 2019, she co-authored a provision of the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act which authorized the creation of the Foreign Malign Influence Center at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. Bedekovics earned her Bachelor’s degrees in Anthropology and Political Economy from the University of California, Berkeley. She is a naturalized citizen and grew up in the United States and Hungary.