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Lisa Gilbert

What You Don't Know May Well Hurt You -- Dark Money

Craig Holman | Posted 09.21.2014 | Politics
Craig Holman

Disclosure is the solution to much of what ails our democracy, not the problem. Those in Congress who are opponents of transparency not only trample on the right of Americans to know who is trying to influence our vote; they run afoul of the very nature of free and open elections.

In The Public Interest: Remove the Blinders

Lisa Gilbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lisa Gilbert

It's safe to say that unlimited corporate and union spending in elections is far from what the founding fathers envisioned when they guaranteed Americans the right of "freedom of speech."

Three Unsung Democracy Heroes

Sarah Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Sarah Newman

There are unsung heroes dedicated to bringing our government more in line with its democratic values and removing corporate influence from our political process.