We envision a nation:
Where the will and concerns of the people aren’t drowned out by the financial influence of the few.
Where politicians devote more time to their constituents than to their fundraising.
Where political decisions are made on principle, without the distorting effect of lobbyists.
Where individual citizens have access to clear information about their leaders and are empowered to end the imbalance of power in Washington and our state capitals.
We believe this vision is achievable and central to the success of the republic.
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