Common Cause Illinois

Americans deserve open, honest, accountable government.

We’re working to deliver it.

Common Cause Illinois and its supporters are actively building a movement to fight for a real and accountable democracy. Since relaunching our state organization in 2012, we’ve advanced landmark reforms, giving a stronger voice for every Illinoisan. Whether it’s improving access to the polls or getting big money out of politics, Common Cause Illinois champions the people. If you are interested in voting rights, fair elections, or constructing a government that works for the people, get involved with Common Cause Illinois. Help us fully realize our vision of a fair government that represents everyone. This is our movement for a great democracy.

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Fair Elections

Common Cause Illinois is leading the effort within Chicago to fight for Fair Elections. Learn More ›

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Automatic Voter Registration

Common Cause Illinois is working tirelessly to advocate for election reform measures to increase access to the ballot box and ensure that everyone has the opportunity to exercise their constitutional right to vote. Through our Automatic Registration campaign, we are fighting for a system that will make it significantly easier to register to vote. Learn More ›

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Same Day Registration

Common Cause Illinois is working tirelessly to advocate for election reform measures to increase access to the ballot box and ensure that everyone has the opportunity to exercise their constitutional right to vote. Learn More ›

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