Policymakers should provide expanded opportunities for people to serve their communities. This should include older adults with disabilities.
Democratic processes and government institutions must be trustworthy. This is essential to maintaining the confidence of the people.
The landscape of campaign finance has changed dramatically in the past decade. The landmark Citizens United v.
Policymakers should enact and update public financing systems for elections to ensure qualified candidates can run for office. This inc
Qualified candidates should receive free or significantly discounted media spots and postage for mailings.
Governments should set and strictly enforce limits on individual donations, joint fundraising, and bundled contributions to campaigns.
Federal, state, and local governments should maintain strong penalties for violations of campaign finance.
Government should increase disclosure requirements for all funds spent on elections or ballot initiatives. This includes identi
State legislators and U.S. House members are elected by district. The composition and shape of those districts are updated each decade after the census.