Acknowledgments: Karen Hobert Flynn and Paul Seamus Ryan co-authored this report.
The authors thank the 1.2 million Common Cause supporters whose small-dollar donations fund more than 70% of our annual budget for our nonpartisan work strengthening the people’s voice in our democracy. Thank you to the Common Cause National Governing Board for its leadership and support. We also thank Susannah Goodman, Aaron Scherb, Jay Riestenberg and William Steiner for assistance with the content; Melissa Brown Levine for copy editing, Kerstin Vogdes Diehn for design, and Scott Blaine Swenson for strategic communications support. This report is complete as of November 20, 2019.