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 (ADLF) filed a formal complaint with the Senate Ethics Committee today against Senator Martha McSally for breaking Senate ethics rules and abusing taxpayer dollars. Yesterday, the Daily Beast reported that McSally violated Senate Ethics rules prohibiting the use of taxpayer funded mass communications by Senators less than 60 days before […]
The American Democracy Legal Fund (ADLF) sent a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) yesterday demanding an investigation into new allegations that Tommy Tuberville may have committed perjury by lying on his charity’s 990 tax forms. Yesterday, the Associated Press published a devastating report detailing how Tuberville’s organization, the Tommy Tuberville Foundation, spends an […]
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 […]