Dark money isn’t going anywhere soon unless the SEC finally manages to hammer out a regulated crackdown and make full disclosure the law of the land. It stinks, not knowing where your money is going.
Election Transparency articles on Democracy Chronicles
These election transparency articles focus on efforts to introduce openness, communication, and accountability into all levels of government elections. Also see our sections on Election Reform in America and Money in Elections.
Zach Galifianakis spoke with Federal Election Commission Democratic Commissioner Ann Ravel about dark money
Thousands rallied and marched in New York City and around the country on Tax Day, April 15th 2017, to demand President Donald Trump show his tax returns. The protest started at Bryant Park and marched to Trump Towers.
Use these apps to find Congressional contact information and stay up to date on legislation and votes
Requirements of advance notice before local officials hold a meeting has mutated into strict limitations
Judge Neil Gorsuch said that groups spending millions of dollars to get him confirmed don’t speak for him
This week is Sunshine Week, an annual marking of the importance of public access to information
Facebook adds Town Hall feature to encourage users to get more involved in local government
The watchdog panel that enforces New Jersey’s election laws meets for the first time in a year
Lawmakers and other interests want Utah voters’ personal info to be public and even for sale