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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Position

The League supports an open government that is representative, accountable, and responsive to all citizens.

Overview of Presentation on Campaign Finance Reform

Plugging Leaks in the Dam: The Future [and Past] of Campaign Finance Reform and the Effects of Money in Federal Elections

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Event Date: 
Nov 2 2019 - 11:30am
Event location: 

Garcia Art Center

Position

Support of sound fiscal policies and practices for the City of Oxford.
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Event Date: 
Aug 23 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Unitarian Universalist Society of Geneva

One of the greatest threats to American democracy is the influence of untraceable corporate money on our elections and elected officials. This Sundance award-winner is directed/produced by Kimberly Reed.

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Action Alerts

**Updated 5/13/2019** Contact your Senators today to support S. 949, the For the People Act, and call for a hearing.

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News

Our monthly membership newsletter with all the February news and happenings - click through for highlights and links!

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Blog Post

By Susan Requa, LWVDV Co-President

Action Alerts

Please sign our petition to support campaign finance reform bills that are currently under consideration in the state legislature. Some of these bills advocate for more transparency in political donations.

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Action Alerts

Take Action: End the Influence of Big Money

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