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This Is What Democracy Looks Like

February 22, 2017

It’s loud, even raucous at times and almost none of the participants seem to be enjoying it, but democracy is working across America this week.

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Scandals Hit the South

April 12, 2016

Amid an outbreak of ethical violations in southern states, Common Cause is pushing reforms that increase transparency of political spending, limit the amount of money candidates can accept and establish reasonable enforcement mechanisms

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