The House may VOTE on HR1, the For the People Act, this week. The sweeping elections reform bill is designed to increase access to the ballot, strengthen ethics rules, and curb financial influence. Contact your House Representative.
Here's a summary of the major provisions in the sweeping, 571-page For The People Act:
The Center for American Progress has produced a long list of recent political scandals that would be prevented or punishable if HR 1 were to become law. https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/democracy/news/2019/02/04/465792/recent-political-scandals-people-act-prevent-recurring/
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