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Letters & Testimony

Common Cause Maryland Testimony in Support of Senate Bill 627

March 3, 2011

This testimony by Common Cause Maryland reads, in part, 'Passing meaningful and difficult reform that makes the government's decision making process open and transparent is a necessary step in restoring the people's faith in their government and in you as their elected officials. Senate bill 627 in an important element to restoring that faith and I urge you to support it.'

Common Cause Maryland Testimony in Support of HB 93

February 15, 2011

Common Cause believes that voters have a right to know who is paying for the speech that is attempting to influence their vote at the time they hear the speech. Therefore, we would urge to the committee to include provisions that would strengthen the authority line for non-registered entities.

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Big Victory in the Fight Against Big Money

June 6, 2017; Blog Post, Status Update

On Monday night, the Howard County (MD) Council voted 4-1 to stand with their constituents and establish the Citizens’ Election Fund.

Maryland Legislature Rescinds Call for Dangerous Constitutional Convention in the Face of Nationwide Special Interests Push

April 5, 2017; Press Release, Status Update

Today the Maryland legislature voted to protect every Americans’ constitutional rights by rescinding its calls for a dangerous Article V constitutional convention. State lawmakers cited the threat of a “runaway convention,” which could result in major changes to the U.S. Constitution and its protections in a process bankrolled by special interests.

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Press Releases

Grassroots Coalition Launches Campaign for Yes on Question A in Howard County

September 14, 2016

Ellicott City, MD: A packed crowd gathered last night at Kelsey’s Restaurant in Ellicott City to officially launch “Yes on A! For the Citizens Election Fund.” The campaign is building support for ballot question A, which would establish a Citizens’ Election Fund to create a small donor empowerment program for Howard County elections.

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Research & Reports

Pay to Play Report

January 25, 2017

Pay to Play? How Special Interests Seek Influence in Annapolis A Common Cause Maryland “Follow the Money” Report, January 2017

Legislative Report 2015

April 30, 2015

Common Cause Maryland's 2015 report on good government legislation in the General Assembly

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