campaign finance reform
Liuba Gretchen Shirley explains why campaign finance reform would allow for more regular people to run for office.
However, Hasen predicted the new Supreme Court will further loosen campaign finance restrictions, with limits on contributions
A similar initiative in Washington state didn't go through, however.
Public financing elections can now come to California.
Lawrence Lessig's plea to members of Congress wasn't exactly diplomatic. The Harvard law professor was referring to the outside role fundraising plays in lawmakers' schedules, and surveys showing that the most people believe the current system keeps them from being heard.
Every Voice is backing a presidential candidate for the first time.
What if "endorsement" is a political red herring? "Endorsing" suggests approval, but for a lot of us that option is closed. But, hey, we still have to choose--we must choose because democracy itself is at stake today.
Zephyr Teachout says she won't treat voters like they're dumb.
The head of Citizens United joins Trump's campaign from a pro-Trump super PAC.
Former Chief White House Ethics Lawyer: Clinton Foundation Controversy Is Just A Distraction From Bigger Issue
Hillary Clinton's critics claim that federal ethics laws were broken when her subordinates at the State Department arranged meetings and other favors for donors to the Bill and Hillary Clinton Foundation.
Miami-Dade Elected Leaders Will Be Tested This November. But Will They Listen to the Wishes of Voters?
Credit: Damian Gadal via Flickr Creative Commons By Thomas Kennedy Three weeks of intense media and community pressure followed