- Jun 28, 2017
In December 2016, an organization filed suit in Sacramento Superior Court challenging S.B. 1107, legislation which amended California’s Political Reform Act to empower the state and local governments to establish citizen-funded elections.
- Jun 15, 2017
CLC is seeking to compel DOJ to disclose requested records that would gather information about how DOJ reached its conclusion to rescind administration policy to phase-out private prison contracts and whether GEO Group's contributions to a Trump super PAC played a role in the decision.
Complaint to IRS: Requesting Investigation into Foundation for Moral Law for Involvement in Roy Moore CampaignSep 21, 2017
CLC has requested an immediate investigation by the Internal Revenue Service IRS into an organization run by the wife of Alabama U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore, which appears to have repeatedly violated the law prohibiting charities from engaging in electoral politics. The group, Foundation for Moral Law, used charitable funds to promote Moore’s Senate candidacy.
- Sep 21, 2017
CLC submitted a FOIA Request to HHS to obtain records about Secretary Tom Price’s use of a private jet, which cost taxpayers greater than $60,000 over three days.
- Sep 18, 2017
CLC signed onto a joint letter to the Office of Government Ethics in support of the long-standing practice of banning anonymous contributions from lobbyists to legal defense funds.