Money in Politics -
Together Frankfort's third program on Money in Politics, held on June 28, provided an overview of proposed constitutional amendments to address hidden money in politics. George Schuhmann, representing a national committee of The League of Women Voters, described several aspects of the various constitutional amendments which have proposed. Schuhmann also presented his own proposed language for a constitutional amendment to address money in politics.
Money in Politics - What Do We Do Now?
On August 24, Together Frankfort sponsored its fourth workshop on Dark Money/Campaign Finance with presenters representing three national organizations engaged in overturning Citizens United. For more about the event, click here.
Together Frankfort's Civic Engagement Committee's Campaign Finance/Dark Money Team is led by Mary Lynn Collins, Libby Marshall & Murray Wood. The Team is further composed of Together Frankfort members who provide assistance through research, identifying potential speakers, arranging facilities, organizing materials for distribution, and preparing press releases and follow-up summaries of the study meetings.
If you would like to be involved with this work, click here, fill out the contact information and indicate your interest in the Campaign Finance/Dark Money Team, in the Message Box. You will be notified by email of future meeting dates.