Secretary Galvin Must Release His Early Voting Regulations Right Away
May 31, 2016
Secretary of State William Galvin's office has now promised the release of his guidelines on early voting, and failed to deliver them on time, for far too long. Here's a look back at where we're at and what this means for the first year of early voting in Massachusetts.
Both the MA House and Senate have passed final public records reform!
May 25, 2016
Read the press release from Common Cause and Massachusetts freedom of information alliance on the final passage of public records reform.
Open Government Groups Applaud Compromise Public Records Reform Bill Advanced by Legislative Conference Committee
May 23, 2016
Press Release: Open Government Groups Applaud Compromise Public Records Reform Bill Advanced by Legislative Conference Committee
From the Globe: Bill Pushed by Common Cause Would Rein in state GOP Fundraisng
May 20, 2016
Check out the Boston Globe's coverage of our work to preserve the integrity of Massachusetts campaign finance law and close the fundraising loophole being used by Governor Baker and the state GOP.
Statement on Governor Baker PAC Fundraising
May 2, 2016
Statement of Pam Wilmot, Executive Director of Common Cause Massachusetts, in response to the May 1st, 2016 Boston Globe article “Top donors could gain more access to Baker, officials.”