Take Action

Get Common Cause Updates

Get breaking news and updates from Common Cause.

Our Campaigns

Get involved in pro-democracy campaigns in Massachusetts.

Volunteer

Learn how you can do more to strengthen democracy.

Support Our Movement

Make a contribution to support Common Cause today.

Find Your State

Voting Rights

  • Filter by Issue

  • Filter by Campaign

Voting & Elections 06.13.2024

Voting Rights Groups Call To End The Disenfranchisement of Voters

"If the legislature wants to make our democracy more accessible in Massachusetts, they must send this reform to the Governor’s desk.”

Voting & Elections 02.27.2024

Advocates criticize Municipal Empowerment Act’s approach to public meeting reforms

"The Municipal Empowerment Act falls short on ensuring access to public meetings."

Voting & Elections 01.19.2024

Gateway City Voters Overwhelming Support Voting ACCESS Act

Voters discuss new election laws, accessibility at town halls

Voting & Elections 01.2.2024

Our View: Paid time to vote is good for democracy

The Eagle Tribune editorial team writes in support of recent legislation to guarantee employees paid time off so they can vote.

Voting & Elections 01.2.2024

House Approves Paid Time Off For Election Day Voting

"I'm glad to see the Legislature acting on this — it's really important we continue to modernize our elections and address barriers."

Voting & Elections 01.2.2024

Maryland wrestles with large share of General Assembly members who get the job by appointment

“The General Assembly can’t continue to allow a handful of individuals to speak on behalf of thousands of voters,” said Joanne Antoine, the executive director of Common Cause Maryland. “Letting another legislative session pass with no action continues to diminish the voice of the voters.”

Join the movement over 1 million strong for democracy

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