The following materials were part of the “From Study to Action” session at the 2016 LWVUS Convention. The session focused on League positions that resulted from the 2014-16 Key Structures of Democracy program: Money in Politics, Amending the US Constitution, and Redistricting. It reviewed the positions and how they can be used to advocate for clean, fair, and transparent government at all levels. 

LWVUS position on money in politics  LWVUS positions on amending US Constitution (2)  Considerations Evaluationg Constitutional Amendments  Constitutional Conventions under Article V of the U.S. Constitution  Proposed concurrence statement on redistricting   Money in Politics Action in the States  State campaign finance template List of comprehensive legislation to address the major loopholes created by Citizens United and other Supreme Court decisions (attached) Action planning guide (Attached) 

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