- Nov 29, 2016
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral argument in two cases that raise a question that the court has struggled with for decades: to what extent can legislatures consider race when drawing congressional districts, particularly when race is used as a proxy for political ends?
- Nov 14, 2016
Voters from Maine to California considered a wide range of reform proposals, from public financing to ranked choice voting, and nearly across the board, these measures passed.
- Nov 3, 2016
For voters looking for ways to improve our campaigns and elections and ensure that average Americans have a voice in our democracy, there are great opportunities to vote on ballot initiatives in some states, counties and cities on November 8.
Check out our interactive presentation to learn about a few of the initatives that local voters will decide on Election Day!
- Nov 3, 2016
A combination of Supreme Court decisions and lax enforcement from the Federal Election Commission and the Internal Revenue Service has allowed groups like the Senate Leadership Fund – which is closely linked to McConnell - to use nonprofits like One Nation as a conduit for secret campaign cash.
- Nov 1, 2016
This November 8, millions of voters across the country will exercise their fundamental right to vote. Campaigns and elections can be messy affairs, but our democracy has stood the test of time. We hope you'll exercise your right to vote, and this guide should help make sure you are prepared for a safe and hassle-free civic experience.
CLC Holds Clinton, Trump Campaigns Responsible for Violating Campaign Finance Laws This Election CycleOct 31, 2016
This election cycle, both major party candidates have said reforming our political system is a top priority – yet both have routinely pushed the legal envelope when it comes to the laws governing money in elections.
- Oct 28, 2016
Earlier this month, the Campaign Legal Center filed complaints alleging that three super PACs — one supporting Hillary Clinton and two supporting Donald Trump — have violated federal election law by coordinating with the two presidential candidates.
- Oct 23, 2016
PBS airs a new documentary exploring non-partisan reform efforts underway to address partisan gerrymandering.