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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Trump: No new deals. Trump Organization: No, new deals!
August 16, 2017 Tamar Ziff
About a month after winning the presidential election, then President-elect Trump pledged “no new deals will be done during my term(s) in office.” Shortly before taking office, he...
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August 14, 2017: U.S. Department of Justice – Unite the Right Rally
August 14, 2017 Nina Ullom
CREW requests all calendar entries for Attorney General Jeff Sessions from August 7, 2017 to the present referencing in any way the Unite the Right rally scheduled to take place in...
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How Will A Pro-Trump Dark Money Group Offset $21 Million in Political Spending?
August 7, 2017 Tamar Ziff
45Committee, Inc, a nonprofit organization ostensibly dedicated to “promoting solutions to the issues that will confront the United States” during the 45th president’s term,...
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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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ourIMPACT

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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