Gorsuch and Democracy Reform: Lots of Unanswered Questions
February 8, 2017
Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nomination will likely shape the court – and American law -- for decades to come, as it is expected to restore the conservative majority lost when Justice Antonin Scalia died last year. So it’s no wonder that a long list of advocacy organizations, including Common Cause, are now busy dissecting the record of Trump’s nominee, appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch.
South Dakota Republicans Ignore Voters and Move to Gut Democracy Reforms
January 24, 2017
South Dakota Republicans are trying to thwart the voters' desire for stronger ethics and campaign finance laws
Tweet Video @POTUS: It’s Time to Sign, Strike a Blow Against Citizens United
June 13, 2016
Every American has a right to know that the companies doing business with our government aren’t gaming the system by spending huge amounts of money in politics to help them secure huge government contracts.
Solutions to the Influence of Big Money in Politics
January 19, 2016
President Obama's valedictory State of the Union last week brimmed with optimism. Refraining from a traditional laundry list of policy proposals, he stayed rooted in big themes about America, our future and the challenges ahead. He spoke eloquently about how our democracy is built upon "voices of unarmed truth and unconditional love."
Jeb Bush says he supports disclosure, so here are a few policies he could endorse
October 16, 2015
In releasing the names of Jeb Bush’s financial bundlers yesterday, the former Florida governor’s presidential campaign said Bush is “committed to transparency.”