The right to vote is a fundamental human right. Free and fair elections are essential to democracy. Voting allows citizens to influence governmental decision-making.
U.S. House members and state representatives are elected by district. Those districts are updated each decade after the census in a process known as redistricting.
The landscape of campaign finance has changed dramatically in the past decade. In 2010, the Supreme Court lifted longstanding restrictions on independent campaign spending.
Maintaining trust and confidence in the government requires strong democratic processes and government institutions.