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Common Cause Releases 2022 “Democracy Scorecard” Showing Growing Support in Congress for Democracy Reform

“Our democracy is strongest when constituents are informed about the job our elected leaders are doing in Washington,” said Geoff Foster, Common Cause Massachusetts Executive Director.

Voting & Elections 09.15.2021

Common Cause Massachusetts Urges Legislative Committee to Favorably Report Bills Limiting Foreign Influence on Massachusetts Elections and Allowing Campaign Funds to be Used for Childcare Expenses

Common Cause Massachusetts urges the Committee to report favorably on three bills to limit political spending by foreign-influenced corporations; and two bills that would permit parents who are candidates for public office to use campaign funds to pay for childcare.

Money & Influence 06.23.2016

Common Cause Applauds House Passage of Campaign Finance Disclosure Bill; Releases Report

Common Cause Massachusetts Statement on House Passage of H.543 on 6/22/16, and release of new report on the success of the 2014 Massachusetts Disclosure Law.

Money & Influence 04.2.2015

Advocates Rally for Executive Order on Disclosure

Press Release from Common Cause MA upon the event of April 2nd, 2015 rally for campaign finance reform and petition to President Obama for executive order on disclosure of political spending by federal contractors.

Money & Influence 01.14.2015

Studies Show Big Donors Dominated Competitive 2014 Congressional Races

Boston - Near the 5th anniversary of the Citizens United decision, public interest organizations working to eliminate big money in politics released reports detailing the effects this verdict has had on our government and elections.

Money & Influence 07.24.2014

Senate Unanimously Approves SuperPAC Disclosure Bill

Last night the Massachusetts Senate unanimously approved cutting edge legislation to require real-time disclosure of donors to SuperPACs and other groups and would shed light on the huge influx of money expected in the 2014 gubernatorial race.

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