CREW uses aggressive legal action, in-depth research, and bold communications to reduce the influence of money in politics and help foster a government that is ethical and accountable. We highlight abuses, change behavior, and lay the groundwork for new policies and approaches that encourage public officials to work for the benefit of the people, not powerful interests.





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September 14, 2017: Small Business Administration-LABI
September 14, 2017 Nina Ullom
CREW requests: Copies of Administrator Linda McMahon's remarks at the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry ("LABI") event at the Trump International Hotel - Washington,...
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CREW sends EPA letter to U.S. Archivist
September 12, 2017 Tamar Ziff

CREW sent a complaint to the U.S. Archivist concerning violation of the Federal Records Act by Scott Pruitt and the EPA.

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September 12, 2017: U.S. Department of the Interior – Zinke Travel
September 12, 2017 Nina Ullom

The requested records would shed light on whether Secretary Zinke again improperly used government funds to travel to his home state for personal reasons.

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whoWE ARE

CREW's lawyers, researchers, and communicators don't just highlight the negative influence of money in politics; we take action to ensure accountability and change our system for the better.

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whyWE DO IT

Since 2003, CREW has worked to create a more representative and ethical government, driven by the common good, rather than money and self-interest.

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CREW has driven secret money into the light, held wrongdoers accountable, and changed the law to make our government more open.

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