Holding Leaders Accountable
Shining a light on corruption by public officials and candidates who put their own interests ahead of public service.
When those in power abuse their position through dishonest or fraudulent conduct, we seek legal remedies at the state and national levels.
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.
The American Democracy Legal Fund sent a letter today to the Senate Ethics Committee requesting an immediate investigation into allegations that United States Senator Cory Gardner is using his taxpayer-funded Senate office to financially benefit his family. According to a recent report by the Congressional Integrity Project, Senator Gardner and his wife are personally profiting […]
The 501(c)4 violated tax law in its efforts to elect James to the United States Senate in 2018 The American Democracy Legal Fund (ADLF) has filed a complaint with the Internal Revenue Service against the National Security and Opportunity Fund (NSOF), a 501(c)4 founded to support John James’ unsuccessful 2018 campaign for United States Senate […]
RJC Victory Fund ad featuring former Sen. Joe Lieberman blatantly violates federal election law The American Democracy Legal Fund (ADLF) sent a letter to the FEC requesting an investigation into the Republican Jewish Coalition Victory Fund for a blatantly illegal ad it launched in support of United States Senator Susan Collins’ campaign. On September 9, […]