Power of Story Send a Tweet        
General News

Stop the Money Chase dot Org.

By       Message the web       (Page 1 of 1 pages)     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (more...) , Add Tags  (less...)  Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It


Author 1384
- Advertisement -

A politician trading legislative favors for campaign cash - that's a familiar headline. But it doesn't have to be.

The way America pays for elections has created a culture of corruption in Washington, D.C., that threatens our democracy. Too often, our election system forces politicians to put their campaign coffers ahead of the public interest.

But a solution is in sight: Senators Durbin and Specter are introducing the Fair Elections Now Act in Congress today - I NEED YOUR HELP!

 click here to tell your member of Congress to stop the money chase, and Common Cause will hand-deliver your message. Lawmakers should spend their time doing their jobs, not raising money.

- Advertisement -

This is your chance to tell your elected representatives that you insist on fair elections and high ethical standards for everyone who holds public office. Fair Elections Now would stop the money chase by providing public campaign funding for Congressional candidates who agree to strict spending limits and to only accept small contributions from individuals. Under Fair Elections Now, campaigns will be about people and ideas, not who can raise the most money. We elect lawmakers, not fundraisers.

click here to call for Fair Elections Now and to make Congress accountable to the rest of us, not wealthy special interests. Fair elections equal better politics - plain and simple. Please forward this message to anyone you know who cares about the way America works. With your support, we'll see a change soon.


- Advertisement -

Jon Goldin-Dubois Common Cause


- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It


anonymously sourced from either the web or a forwarded email.

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Jim Cramer Uses CNBC to Manipulate Stocks

Video: Is Bristol Palin Baby Trig's Mother? Evidence & Pictures

BabyGate: Explosive New Details and the Smoking Gun Photo

Romney's Storm Tips

Feeding The Homeless BANNED In Major Cities All Over America

Most Massive Natural Disaster in US History-- and you don't know what caused it.