“The League of Women Voters of Glenview [IL], along with other Leagues across the nation, believes we must preserve the integrity of our electoral process by increasing transparency and letting the sunlight shine in.”
“‘If we can't get the money out, we should at least know who's spending the money,’ Elisabeth MacNamara, the president of the League of Women Voters, told the Alley.”
WBUR Boston talks to Elisabeth MacNamara following Senator Scott Brown's announcement that he plans to oppose the campaign finance legislation.
“Their rationale for their votes doesn't take into account the need to know who's influencing elections.”
The League and coalition groups are urging Senator Scott Brown to support the campaign finance bill, which the Senate is expected to consider as early as this week.
The Atlantic, July 19, 2010