Common Cause wants to

Secure our elections after Iowa's caucus

The fiasco created by the Iowa caucuses could be a preview of what’s to come if we don’t secure our election systems.

About the campaign

Campaign Leader

  • Common Cause
    11,471 supporters

    We are a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working for political change that puts the public…Read More

2,200 Campaign Supporters

Why this matters

Common Cause
Common Cause Campaign leader

We must make sure every election includes paper ballots -- so that if other states experience problems like Iowa's, they have a backup.

‘A Systemwide Disaster’: How the Iowa Caucuses Melted Down

The New York Times
DES MOINES — Sean Bagniewski had seen the problems coming. It wasn’t so much that the new app that the Iowa Democratic Party had planned to use to report its caucus results didn’t work. It was that people were struggling to even log in or download it in the first place. After all, there had never been any app-specific training for this many…Read More