• Feb18

    Clips Round-up for 2/18/14

    Submitted by on Feb 18, 2014

    Good morning and happy Tuesday. I promise there are no House of Cards spoilers in this email.

  • Feb14

    Clips Round-up for 2/14/14

    Submitted by on Feb 14, 2014

    Was Tom Perkins, the one-time owner of the largest yacht ever built, joking last night when he said "But what I really think is, it should be like a corporation. You pay a million dollars in taxes, you get a million votes. How's that?"

  • Feb13

    Clips Round-up for Feb. 13, 2014

    Submitted by on Feb 13, 2014

    The weather is cold and the snow is piled high here in DC, but money in politics is hotter than ever:

  • Feb12

    Clips Round-up for 2.12.14

    Submitted by on Feb 12, 2014

    Campaign Finance
    CNN: How to seize back your democracy
    Great oped by Ben Cohen and CWA's Larry Cohen on the impact of money on our elections and the need for reform, specifically highlighting the Government By the People Act.

  • Feb11

    Clips Round-up for 2/11/14

    Submitted by on Feb 11, 2014

  • Feb10

    Clips Round-up for 2/10/14

    Submitted by on Feb 10, 2014

    Campaign Finance
    OfBy: Letters in support of the Government By the People Act
    Check out some of the great letters to the editor praising cosponsors of the Government By the People Act.

  • Feb07

    Clips Round-up for 2.7.14

    Submitted by on Feb 07, 2014

    In Politico this morning: 60 major political donors have signed an open letter calling on Congress to take action on reform similar to the Government By the People Act introduced this week.

  • Feb06

    Clips Round-up for 2/6/14

    Submitted by on Feb 06, 2014

    Rep. John Sarbanes' bipartisan Government By The People Act (HR 20) was introduced yesterday with 130 original cosponsors. Here are some details on how this bill would raise up the voices of everyday people in the political process.

  • Feb05

    Clips Round-up for 2/5/14

    Submitted by on Feb 05, 2014

    Today, Congressman John Sarbanes (D-Md.) will be joined by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and over 100 House members as original cosponsors of the Government By the People Act (HR 20), a bill to lift up the voices of everyday people in the political process through empowering and encouraging small dollar donors. If you're in DC, there's a press conference at 11 am in the Capitol Visitors Center--email me for info.

  • Feb04

    Clips Round-up for 2/4/14

    Submitted by on Feb 04, 2014

    Tomorrow (Wednesday, February 5): Congressman John Sarbanes (D-Md.) and other special guests will introduce the Government By the People Act during an 11 am press conference in the Capitol Visitors Center. Interested in attending? Let me know!