Take Action

Get Common Cause Updates

Get breaking news and updates from Common Cause.

Our Campaigns

Get involved in pro-democracy campaigns in Connecticut.

Volunteer

Learn how you can do more to strengthen democracy.

State Donate

Make a contribution to support Common Cause today.

Find Your State

Resources

  • Filter by Type

  • Filter by Issue

  • Filter by Campaign

Money & Influence 08.4.2021

What is ALEC?

Through the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), some of the nation's largest and richest companies invest millions of dollars each year to pass state laws putting corporate interests ahead of the interests of ordinary Americans.

Voting & Elections 03.25.2021

Currently the state has among the most restrictive voting laws outside of the south.

Flyer

As states across the country attempt to roll back voting rights and protections, Connecticut must lead the way in protecting the right to vote. But Connecticut has a lot of work to do – as the Center for Public Integrity recently observed, Connecticut has among the most restrictive voting laws outside of the south. Communities of color in Connecticut routinely face long lines and other obstacles when voting. It’s past time we correct these issues and ensure that voters of color, and indeed all voters, are free from voter suppression and intimidation...

Voting & Elections 03.23.2021

Fri., March 26, 1:00PM Legislative Hearing on a State Voting Rights Act for Connecticut, Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) and Restoring Voting Rights to Those on Parole

Flyer
03.19.2021

SAMPLE Testimony for Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) in Support of HB 5872 for Friday, Mar. 19th Public Hearing

Voting & Elections 03.16.2021

Friday, Mar. 19th, 11:00AM – Legislative Hearing on (among other things) expanding Automatic Voter Registration (AVR)

Flyer
Money & Influence 03.16.2021

Friday, March 19th, 11:00AM Legislative Public Hearing on (among other things) Strengthening the Citizens’ Election Program

Flyer

Join the movement over 1 million strong for democracy

Join us: Americans deserve open, honest, accountable government.