Holding Leaders Accountable


Shining a light on corruption by public officials and candidates who put their own interests ahead of public service.


Fighting Corruption

When those in power abuse their position through dishonest or fraudulent conduct, we seek legal remedies at the state and national levels.

Demanding Accountability

To ensure the strength of our democracy, elected officials must be accountable to the people they represent. We make sure they have to answer for their actions.


We carefully investigate ethical and legal violations by politicians at all levels and bring wrongdoing to public light.

“Russell Fagg is running a shadow campaign, breaking federal election law, and violating Montana’s judicial ethical guidelines.”

The American Democracy Legal Fund has filed a Federal Election Commission complaint against Judge Russell Fagg for multiple violations of campaign finance law, including engaging in extensive campaign activities for U.S. Senate in Montana without filing as a candidate for any office.

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  • ADLF Calls For Ethics Investigation into Senator Kelly Loeffler for Allegations of Criminal Conduct

    Earlier tonight, the American Democracy Legal Fund called for an ethics investigation into Senator Richard Burr following a bombshell report alleging he may have used insider knowledge to make money for himself by selling off stock only a week before the stock market dropped due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Now, a new report alleges Senator Kelly Loeffler also dumped stock […]

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  • ADLF Urges Investigation Into John James Over Allegations of Illegal Conduct

    The American Democracy Legal Fund (ADLF) sent a letter to the Federal Election Commission this week urging it to begin an immediate investigation into allegations of illegal conduct by those operating on behalf of John James’ Senate campaign. The letter comes after a bombshell report by the Daily Beast late last week that highlighted numerous ways in […]

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