Fair Elections Now Act

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New York Times Editorializes On OCE Investigation, Calls For The Fair Elections Now Act

The New York Times editorialized yesterday on the ongoing Office of Congressional Ethics investigation into the fundraising activities of three members of Congress and calls for the Fair Elections Now Act as an alternative to the current big money-driven system.

 

New Video: "Take the For Sale Sign Off the Capitol Lawn."

 

Change The Game

An opinion piece by Adam Friedman of MASSvote discusses how the huge amount of time that Congress spends fundraising hurts prospects for addressing our nations challenges, and calls for support of the Fair Elections Now Act.

 

Campaign for Fair Elections Video "Where's John Boehner" Named One of Summer's Best Political Ad's

Politico has named the Fair Elections ad "Where's John Boehner to the

New Messaging and Polling on Fair Elections

A few weeks ago--we announced new bipartisan research conducted by Lake Research Partners, Westen Strategies, and McKinnon Media on behalf of the Campaign for Fair Elections. The research showed that public support for Fair Elections-style reform is strong and a majority of every subset of Americans—regardless of demographic and political identities—supports the measure.

 

Local news coverage of Fair Elections ad in Florida

WCTV in Tallahassee and WEAR in Pensacola ran stories on the Fair Elections ad that

Media coverage for the launch of the Campaign for Fair Elections

The official launch of the Campaign for Fair Elections, a nationwide effort to pass the Fair Elections Now Act (S. 752, H.R. 1826) was picked up by the Washington Post, Huffington Post, and the Associated Press.

 

PRESS RELEASE: After one year, support for Fair Elections Now Act at all time high

Public Campaign issued a press release today marking the one year anniversary of the the introduction of the Fair Elections Now Act (S. 752, H.R. 1826) in Congress.

 

30 former members of Congress tell Washington, D.C.: "The Time is Now For Bold Action."

Today in Roll Call, 30 former members of Congress placed an ad calling for the current Congress to act boldly by passing the Fair Elections Now Act.

 

"We former members may disagree about the details of how to fix this problem – but we feel legislation like the Fair Elections Now Act (H.R. 1826, S. 752) is a step in the right direction."

For the full ad, click here.

Stop the Chase for Campaign Cash

Agnes Gund, a philanthropist and major political donor, has an op-ed in today's Politico about Citizens United and the need for Fair Elections.

 

"I’ve seen firsthand the unsustainable rise in the cost of running for office and how that makes good people spend far too much time “dialing for dollars.” I am often on the other end of these calls.