Miles Rapoport is president of Common Cause, and a member of the board of The American Prospect.
Articles by this author
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
What Religion Has to Do With Campaign Finance and Voting Rights
As people of faith, we recognize the responsibility of government to seek justice for all people and to build the common good. Justice cannot be achieved unless the rules governing the democratic process are just and fair for all. Central to that process is a citizen’s vote — not limited by the...
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Democracy's New Moment
For a very long time, those of us committed to strengthening American democracy felt we were—if not voices crying in the wilderness—standing on the sidelines, stamping our feet for attention. Fights over the right to vote and other civil rights are as old as the Republic, as are efforts to restrain...