Bernie Sanders announces support for Democracy Matters after signing pledge to restore democracy.
In October 2014, Senator Bernie Sanders became the first presidential candidate to sign Democracy Matters’ pledge to restore democracy which states — “I support restoring democracy by publicly financing elections and taking big money out of politics”. Today he further endorsed the organization and the vital work being done by Democracy Matters chapters across the United States, stating “I want to congratulate the folks at Democracy Matters for working on this enormously important issue”.
Democracy Matters thanks Senator Sanders for being a leader in the movement to restore democracy and looks forward to candidates of both parties joining him by signing the pledge.
If you want to join Senator Sanders in the fight to restore democracy, sign up here.