Report Finds States, Localities, Slow to Address Threat of Cyberattacks
August 23, 2017
A report today from NBC News provides a troubling reminder of how much work state and local election officials have to do to protect voting and voter registration systems against the kind of cyberespionage that marked the 2016 election.
Democracy Vouchers Leveling the Political Playing Field in Seattle
August 2, 2017
There’s news today about an interesting – and promising – experiment in democracy in the Pacific Northwest.
Gallego Sits Down With the Interns
June 29, 2017
U.S. Rep. Ruben Gallego, D-AZ, opened his office to the seven Common Cause national staff summer interns last week. We discussed a wide array of subjects, from congressional procedure and national elections to Arizona state politics.
Finding Wisdom, Inspiration in the Great Southwest
May 12, 2017
This is a tough time for democracy reformers in Washington. So I was particularly pleased last week to get away from the national capital for a few days to meet Common Cause activists – and some new recruits – in Arizona and New Mexico.
Gerrymander Gazette | April 2017
April 13, 2017
The Gerrymander Gazette is a monthly newsletter that gives you the latest updates on the fight for fair representation happening in courtrooms, state legislatures, and localities across the United States.