Senate Democrats

Schumer: House Elections Bill Would Allow Uncontrolled Flood Of Special Interest Money Into Our Elections

Washington, D.C. – Senator Charles Schumer, Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee and Chair of the Senate Rules Committee, released the following statement in response to House Republicans passing a bill that would give special interests more influence over our elections:

“This is an attempt to finish the job that the Supreme Court started with the Citizens United decision. It would bust one of the last dams protecting our election system from an uncontrolled flood of special interest money.”