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Sites related to reforming the system and process for financing campaigns. Reforms might include limits on campaign spending, reducing special-interest political contributions, and public financing of elections.
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The American Prospect - Revitalizing Democracy
A collection of news, resources, and organizations concerning government reform from The American Prospect magazine.
Americans for Campaign Reform
Supporting public funding of campaigns as the nation's single most critical long-term public policy issue. Dedicated to stopping big money buying access and influence in Washington, dominating and corrupting politics.
California Clean Money Campaign
A campaign for clean elections legislation in the state of California.
Campaign Finance Information Center
CFIC is dedicated to helping journalists cover campaigns more in-depth by following the campaign money trail.
The Campaign Finance Institute
Conducts research and education, empanels task forces, and makes recommendations for policy change in the field of campaign finance.
Campaign Finance Search
A searchable database of information regarding the election campaigns of many politicians in the USA.
Campaign Legal Center
Represents the public interest in strong enforcement of campaign finance laws.
U.S. citizens organization working to end special-interest politics and reform government ethics, largely through campaign finance reform.
DM is a national student organization with a focus on campaign finance reform through clean elections systems.
Every Voice Center
Group working to increase political participation and raise the voices of everyday people in politics through various forms of public financing that have worked in cities and states across the U.S.
The Joyce Foundation - Democracy
Project encouraging U.S. citizens to participate in democracy by promoting campaign finance reform, ethical government, fair elections, and an independent judiciary.
No Money Elections
Working to amend the U.S. Constitution to completely prohibit private campaign spending, make political speech free in a public forum, and adopt uniform election rules.
Guide to money in U.S. politics, including campaign money amounts and sources, searchable by party, candidate, lobbyist and election cycle. From the Center for Responsive Politics.
ProPublica - Buying Your Vote
Following the money in U.S. campaigns and elections.
ProPublica - Free the Files
Project to identify secret donors who are funding outside groups to spend hundreds of millions of dollars to influence elections.
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Finance Reform
Nonpartisan coalition for campaign finance reform in Wisconsin. Provides online campaign finance record for state legislators.
Working to reverse Citizens United, restore democracy, and save the Republic by supporting public funding of political campaigns.
New York Times - The Families Funding the 2016 Presidential Election Campaign
Information about the 158 families who have provided nearly half of the early money for efforts to capture the White House. (October 10, 2015)
New York Times - Secret Money Fueling a Flood of Political Ads
More than half of the general election advertising aired by outside groups in the battle for control of Congress has come from organizations that disclose little or nothing about their donors, a flood of secret money that is now at the center of a debate over the line between free speech and corruption. (October 10, 2014)