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FSFP Joins Democracy Reform Groups in Letter to Senate Judiciary Committee to Oppose the Nomination of Matthew Petersen to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Based on his demonstrated antipathy to common sense campaign finance laws and his complete lack of court experience, we oppose the nomination of Matthew Petersen to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.





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New white paper on the legal grounds for an impeachment investigation of the president

In a new paper released today, “The Legal Case for a Congressional Investigation on Whether to Impeach President Donald J. Trump,” based on publicly reported information, there are at least eight grounds for the House of Representatives to authorize the Judiciary Committee to begin hearings on whether to impeach President Donald J. Trump.







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John Bonifaz on Democracy Now! “Constitutional Expert Says Move to Impeach Trump Can Proceed Without Derailing FBI’s Criminal Probe”

Our Co-Founder and President John Bonifaz speaks with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now! to discuss the latest impeachment campaign developments and why we must proceed alongside the FBI’s investigation.





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Curbing Corruption One Step at a Time: Taking Trump out of Trump SoHo. A Victory for Divest Trump SoHo

After months of pressure, the private equity fund that owns Trump SoHo will buy out the Trump Organization’s contract to market and manage the troubled luxury condo/hotel, breaking a chain of illegal payments from state and local pension funds to the President.





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FEC votes to write rules on Internet political ads; needs to also act on enforcement complaints about Russian political spending and Trump campaign coordination

The stakes for the integrity of our elections and our democracy could not be higher, and the Federal Election Commission needs to act now.





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