The U.S. Senate Must Act Now to Save Our Democracy

A year ago, the U.S. House passed the For the People Act, sponsored by Representative John Sarbanes (D-Md.). The sweeping pro-democracy bill contains reforms essential to fixing our political system, including making it easier to vote, ending the power of big money in politics, and ensuring that public officials work for the public interest.

Unfortunately, one year later, Senate Republicans, led by Mitch McConnell, have sided with the corporate lobbyists and blocked the For the People Act and other anti-corruption bills that the U.S. House has passed to restore the balance of power in our political system.

Learn more at https://www.commoncause.org/democracy-wire/what-is-the-for-the-people-act-also-known-as-h-r-1.