Money in Politics

Money in Politics

Support campaign finance/MIP regulations that enhances political equality for all citizens, ensures transparency, protects representative democracy from distortion by undisclosed contributions and big money, and combats corruption and undue influenced in government. Support campaign spending that is restricted but not banned. Supports public financing, full disclosure, abolishing SuperPACs, and creating an effective enforcement agency.

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Action Alerts

Tell your county supervisor to oppose the proposed ordinance that would enable $25,000 contributions from an individual donor per primary and general election, and allow for $12,500 in contributions during off-election years.

Say No to Big Money in Local SLOCO Elections

Action Alerts

Resources to act by November 10th and 17th

  • Understand the Issue
  • How to Locate and Contact your Board Supervisor
  • Letter Template for Quick Action
     
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Action Alerts

The American people are tired of a government that serves only the wealthy and corporate interests. We demand a democracy that works for all of us. Sign your name to show the next administration and Congress that Day 1 is for Democracy. Demand that the For People Act is a first priority of the next administration and Congress.

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Action Alerts

Get involved! There are many ways to have your voice heard by elected officials and policy makers. Choose what's important to you and take action today. Democracy is not a spectator sport.

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News

Although the Census Bureau updated their schedule August 3 to say the count will now be ending September 30 instead of October 31, Census takers will be in Rhode Island (Providence area) starting August 6.

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Judicial Selection

 

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Event Date: 
Jun 15 2020 - 1:30pm
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League members, guests and members of the public are invited to a ZOOM event to participate in a living room conversation on Money in Politics. This is part of a national program entitled "Living Room Conversations."

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Public Campaign Financing Commission Ruled Unconstitutional

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Blog Post

Blog Post Date - 03/23/2020

Have you gone online to complete the Census? 

  • It's important.
  • It took Riley and me me less than 10 minutes. 

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