Tell the Senate: Put the Brakes on the Kavanaugh Appointment
In these extraordinary circumstances -- including an incomplete record of the nominee’s relevant professional documents, and incomplete DOJ investigations into President Trump and alleged corruption of the electoral process -- we must urge the Senate to put the confirmation process on hold until a complete record of all that’s at stake is made public. Please send a message to your senators today, and urge them to hit the brakes on the Supreme Court confirmation process until we know the facts.
Amicus Brief in support of the Clean Missouri ballot initiative
Common Cause and three Republican current and former state senators filed an amicus brief in the Western District Court of Appeals of Missouri in support of Amendment 1, the Clean Missouri-supported constitutional amendment to make government more responsive to the people. The brief argues that Amendment 1 contains commonsense and nonpartisan good government reforms that the people of Missouri should have the opportunity to vote on in November.
Ten Principles for Reforming the Rules of the House of Representatives
The following recommendations to reform the rules of the House of Representatives will do much to restore the capacity, incentives, and capability of representatives to fulfill their roles as legislators.