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Money & Influence 06.29.2021

Sen. Luján Introduces Legislation to Bolster Transparency and Accountability in Elections

U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) introduced the Fair and Clear Campaign (FCC) Transparency Act to bolster transparency and accountability in political advertising. Senator Luján previously introduced the legislation in the House of Representatives during the 116th Congress.

Ethics 06.8.2021

Common Cause NM Statement on Mayoral Candidate and Bernalillo County Sheriff Manny Gonzales’ Potential Contribution Violation

The Keller campaign has alleged that the Gonzales campaign violated qualifying rules according to the city's public financing program.

Sine Die and Major Wins for Democracy!

In the final hours of the NM Legislative Session, several CCNM priority bills were passed, including SB 160 Judicial Public Financing, SB 304 Independent Redistricting, HB 231 Native American Polling Places, and HB 55 Capital Outlay Transparency! That, coupled with many wins earlier in the NMLEG, are detailed in our final Democracy Wire of the session!

Sine Die, 12pm on March 20th!

There are several good-government and transparency-related bills that we need your help to pass during the final week of the session!

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