Ensuring our government serves the public interest
The U.S. government should work for the public, not corporations or industry. It should safeguard consumers, workers and the environment, and be funded well enough to do so. The budget process must not be obstructed by partisanship.
What you can do
We work for a strong regulatory system, challenge corporate influence, ensure access to government information and work to unrig our economy so that it serves all Americans.
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