Americans know that the strength of our democracy is tied to each individual voice being heard and every vote counted.
But our current system pushes everyday Americans to the sidelines as candidates work to court big money donors and wealthy special interests. And without the protections of the Voting Rights Act, new attacks on voting are happening across the country. It doesn’t have to be this way.
Legislation in the United States Senate could move us in the right direction.
The We The People package (S. 6 and S.J.Res. 5) would:
The Fair Elections Now Act (S. 1538) would:
The Voting Rights Advancement Act (S. 1659) would:
Sign the petition to your senators: We need a democracy that puts people first!
We the undersigned urge you to take a stand for democracy by co-sponsoring and passing the We The People package (S. 6 and S.J.Res. 5), the Fair Elections Now Act (S. 1538), and the Voting Rights Advancement Act (S. 1659) without delay.
Brave New Films
California Clean Money Action Fund
Campaign for America's Future
Chesapeake Climate Action Network
Color of Change
Food & Water Watch
Franciscan Action Network
League of Conservation Voters
National Organization for Women
Organic Consumers Association
Oil Change International
People Demanding Action
People For the American Way
The Power Shift Network