We believe the survival of our democracy requires two reforms that are fundamental to all others: (1) Ending gerrymandering through nonpartisan redistricting reform, and (2) Improving methods of financing political campaigns.
1. To negotiate with candidates in the 2016 elections in Guilford County, asking them to file their campaign finance reports electronically (this will increase campaign finance transparency by making it easier for watchdogs to study and analyze their reports.
2. To work through the Guilford County Board of Elections to provide training in the use of the free, state-supplied campaign finance reporting software to the election campaigns of candidates for elective office in Guilford County.
Does money buy influence in the North Carolina General Assembly? Click here to connect the dots between campaign donors, membership and status on legislative committees, and proposed legislation for North Carolina General Assembly, 2015 session.