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Jul 10, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Charlie Gonzalez (TX-20), Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Elections, condemned the Texas voter ID law being heard before the United States District Court of the District of Columbia this week
Jun 25, 2012 Press Release


The Supreme Court today overturned a century-old Montana campaign finance law prohibiting corporations from making political expenditures, effectively spreading the devastating impact of Citizens United to state and local elections.

Jun 21, 2012 Press Release
Committee on House Administration Ranking Member, Robert A. Brady (D-Philadelphia) has commended the Philadelphia City Council on their resolution urging a Constitutional Amendment to undo the damage caused by the Citizens United decision.
Jun 1, 2012 Press Release
House Administration Democrats announced support for a decision by U.S. District Judge Robert Hinkle striking down an overly burdensome piece of Florida’s exceptionally restrictive election law aimed at deterring new voter registrations.
May 25, 2012 Press Release

San Antonio – In the face of a massive effort to remove Florida voters from the electoral rolls shortly before the state’s primary, Elections Subcommittee Ranking Member Charles A. Gonzalez (TX-20), released the following statement:

May 23, 2012 Press Release
Representative Charles A. Gonzalez (TX-20), Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Elections, released the following statement regarding the Federal Election Commission's decision to release a collection of internal documents due to pressure form House Repulicans
May 18, 2012 Press Release


Representatives Brady, Van Hollen, Gonzalez, and Lofgren File Brief in Support of Montana Supreme Court Decision Against Corporate Contributions


May 17, 2012 Press Release
Today, Rep. John Lewis, House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer, Assistant Democratic Leader James Clyburn, Rep. John Conyers, and Rep. Robert Brady unveiled comprehensive voting rights legislation the Voter Empowerment Act
May 15, 2012 Press Release
This decision, which requires the disclosure of certain electioneering communications, is a step in the right direction towards the ultimate goal of overturning the Citizens United v. FEC decision
May 10, 2012 Press Release
House Administration Committee Ranking Member Robert Brady statement on the Schweikert Amendment, which would prohibit funds for the Department of Justice to bring any action against any State for how it implements a Voter I.D. law