Voters should have the final say in our democracy. But right now, Republicans in states across the Midwest, like Wisconsin and Michigan, are trying to overrule voters and rig the system in their favor. Add your name to condemn this partisan attack on our democracy -- and tell politicians everywhere to respect the will of voters.
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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.