Why We Need The People's Pledge
August 20, 2015
With big dollar donors effectively in control of American politics, writing six- and seven-figure checks to super PAC’s to support ad campaigns that confuse viewers and distort the views and records of candidates, it’s no surprise that voters are increasingly cynical about public affairs.
Poll Shows Strong Bipartisan Support for ‘People’s Pledge’
August 13, 2014
A new poll commissioned by Public Citizen shows strong bipartisan support among voters for the “People’s Pledge,” an agreement more candidates are entering to curb the influence of outside spending in their campaigns.
Peach State People's Pledge
July 11, 2014
Michelle Nunn is the 4th major U.S. Senate candidate to call for a People's Pledge.
Defending The People's Pledge
June 25, 2014
Does the Pledge keep money out of politics? Yes!
Proposal to Curb Outside Spending in Alaska's U.S. Senate Race is a Good Step but Must Get Sign On From All Candidates to be Effective
June 10, 2014
A proposal made today to curb outside spending in Alaska’s U.S. Senate race is an excellent way for candidates to reclaim control of their election contests, but it must be agreed to by all major candidates to be effective, Common Cause and Public Citizen said