American political campaigns are now financed through a system of legalized bribery. We're working to fix it.
- Amend the Constitution to reverse decisions like Citizens United and McCutcheon; let's rein in runaway political spending and protect everyone's right to be heard.
- Break the power of big money with small donor contributions and public funds.
- Toughen disclosure laws; let voters know who's trying to buy elections and influence in Washington and our state capitols.
- Expose corporate power in government.
As part of a campaign we at Common Cause call “Amend US,” voters or our elected representatives in 16 states and hundreds of localities, with a total population of more than 120 million, have called on Congress to pass a constitutional amendment permitting sensible limits on money in politics. Learn More ›