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Money & Influence 09.6.2018

Common Cause MA Applauds State Supreme Judicial Court Decision to Ban Corporate Contributions to Political Campaigns

Common Cause Massachusetts supports today’s state Supreme Judicial Court’s decision, which concluded that a ban on corporate contributions to political campaigns helps prevent corruption and does not violate business’ First Amendment rights. The decision may be found here: https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2018/09/06/12413.pdf Common Cause MA filed an amicus brief in the case.

Voting & Elections 08.10.2018

Massachusetts Becomes 14th State to Adopt Automatic Voter Registration

Advocates Applaud Significant Reform Passed with Strong Bipartisan Support

Voting & Elections 08.9.2018

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker Signs Automatic Voter Registration into Law

Massachusetts today became the 14th US State to adopt Automatic Voter Registration, following Gov. Charlie Baker’s signature on the bill. Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) makes it much more convenient for all state residents to participate in elections.

Voting & Elections 07.13.2018

With Unanimous Bipartisan Vote, Automatic Voter Registration Bill Passes Massachusetts Senate

Commonwealth Poised to Become 14th State to Adopt AVR

07.10.2018

A Cause for Celebration 2018 Gallery

On Thursday, June 14th many leading legislators, activists, lawyers, and business executives in the Greater Boston area gathered at the Boston Public Library for Common Cause’s A Cause for Celebration annual gala.

Voting & Elections 06.28.2018

Automatic Voter Registration Bill Passes Massachusetts House

On to the Senate; Commonwealth Poised to Become Next AVR State

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