Americans deserve open, honest, accountable government.
We’re working to deliver it.
Common Cause Minnesota fights to give all Minnesotans a more equitable voice in their local government, regardless of what community they live in, by building a grassroots movement to fundamentally change the inequities of the political system. We will accomplish this by using our pragmatic approach to change: a combination of successfully passing reforms, introducing legislation, engaging the media to mold the public narrative and including our members in every step of the way, Common Cause Minnesota is developing the skills and education in the community necessary for a game changing movement.
American democracy is now for sale to the highest bidder, courtesy of the U.S. Supreme Court. In a stunning display of judicial activism at its worst, the Court declared in January 2010 that corporate political sending does not corrupt elected officials- opening the floodgates to unlimited political spending by the wealthiest special interests. Learn More ›