Sign the petition below to ask Speaker Pelosi and Congress to go beyond the usual investigations and strike at the root of the problem. Make public funding of congressional elections a priority in the months ahead. Now is the time.
Recently, Representative Buyer of Indiana solicited large amounts of cash from industry PACs with business before his congressional committees. These funds have done little but employ Rep. Buyer's son and pay for exotic travel and meal expenses with executives from the tobacco, healthcare and telecommunications industries.
Join us in striking at the root of the ethics problem by working for a voluntary system of publicly funded congressional elections.