Results for the tag Citizens United

Staying Ahead of the Curve

Our mission is to increase participation and transparency in the fundraising process, and we work hard to make sure our features match that goal. No matter how you measure it–3,000,000 donors, more than a quarter billion dollars sent to Democrats–it’s been a success. Here’s one example:A while back we noticed that mobile web traffic was[…..]

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Rubber, Meet Road

We have another milestone to celebrate around the office: 2 million donations! And we got there only a year and a half after we hit 1 million. Averaged out over that period, we're talking 55,000 donations a month during some of slowest months of the election cycle.Here's why it matters: our infrastructure is what turns[…..]

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How We Win

Guest post by Steve Gold, General Counsel, ActBlueCommenting in a post on Facebook recently about Target shareholders' demands for a review of the company's political contributions policy, CREDO wrote: This is really promising. If we can bring BOTH shareholder and consumer pressure on corporations that use their deep pockets to support right wing candidates, there[…..]

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Speech and Disclosure

Last Thursday, the House of Representatives passed the DISCLOSE Act, (H.R. 5175), a bill designed as a response to the Supreme Court decision in Citizens United v. FEC. On the off chance that you haven't been paying attention to the nuts and bolts of campaign finance law, the Supreme Court decided that, essentially, independent expenditures[…..]

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