On BCRA's Anniversary, A Reminder
March 27, 2017
On the 15th anniversary of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA), it’s worth noting that not so long ago there was a bipartisan consensus that our campaign finance system is corroding our democracy and a bipartisan commitment to improve it.
Trump promotes secret money group
March 17, 2017
The White House's connections to "America First Policies" raises national security concerns
Trump Urged by Religious & Secular Groups to Preserve Church & Charity Nonpartisanship
March 8, 2017
Today, 86 religious and secular groups urged President Donald Trump and members of Congress to preserve the Johnson Amendment to keep partisan politics out of 501(c)(3) organizations. The letter emphasized that for more than 60 years the tax code provision has protected the integrity and autonomy of religious and charitable sectors and safeguarded the boundary separating church and state.
Poll: Most Americans Want Special Prosecutor to Probe Trump-Russia Ties
March 8, 2017
It’s not getting much attention in the flood of news stories about the House Republicans’ health care proposal, but a poll out today offers new evidence that Americans are mightily concerned about Russia’s hacking into our elections and possible ties between that effort and the Trump administration.
NEW MEXICO Two Weeks Left and we are Still Moving
March 5, 2017
Common Cause New Mexico is thrilled to announce that Automatic Voter Registration passed the House floor late last night!