Clean Elections Bill Gets First Hearing at Statehouse

Last week, CCI members testified at a subcommittee on the Senate bill, laying out why we support VOICE and rebutting red herrings raised by other lobbyists. The hearing was covered statewide and again on Sunday in the Des Moines Register.

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Improving our elections, “Money out/People in”

Iowans shouldn't have to wonder who their elected officials listen to more - everyday people or big contributors. Big money and special interest campaign contributions unduly influence our state’s election process and legislative policies. And, add to that, this year, Iowa is facing a slate of bad bills that aim to disenfranchise voter from the process.

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2013 Legislative Agenda

Our 2013 Legislative Agenda identifies the areas and issues that need addressed and our the legislative priorities we'll be pushing this session.

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Voter ID rears its ugly head again!

Did you know - you are more likely to be struck by lightning than to have your vote canceled out by voter fraud?

Secretary of State Matt Schultz wants to pass Voter ID, but it doesn't have a lot of support amongst Iowans. Find out more!

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The good and the bad: legislation we’re tracking

We want legislators to pass bills that put people first before polluters, politics and profits. That's why our staff and supporters monitor bills at the Iowa Statehouse – both good and bad – to let you know when your call or email can have the biggest impact possible.

Here is the list of good and bad bills we'll be tracking this session.

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