Mar 12, 2018

Congress Opens Door to Change With New Budget Reform Committee

When the governing process fails to function properly, reform becomes imperative. Congress acknowledged its broken approach to passing budgets and spending bills when it recently created a joint House-Senate committee in the Bipartisan... Read More

Mar 1, 2018

Opinion: The Time to Reform Congress and Our Political System Is Now

Rep. Darin LaHood and Rep. Daniel Lipinski CQ Roll Call As members of Congress, we often hear from our constituents that Congress is just not working. Voters back home question how we can get things done, together, across party lines. Read More

Feb 26, 2018

Bipartisan Budget Experts Release Plan to Fix Broken Budget Process

“Strange bedfellows” and budget experts from across the ideological spectrum united to develop blueprint for fixing failed budget process WASHINGTON–Leading advocates and budget experts from across the political spectrum today... Read More

Dec 13, 2016

Fix Washington? Here’s the Bill.

By Betsy Wright Hawkings RealClearPolicy When we at the Democracy Fund Voice set out to identify the roots of congressional dysfunction through our systems mapping project, we didn’t worry too much about making our case. Fewer than 2... Read More

Jun 22, 2016

Attempt to Cure Congressional Dysfunction Underway

By Paul M. Krawzak CQ Roll Call Lawmakers are quietly preparing bipartisan legislation that would create a joint congressional committee charged with producing a plan to overhaul the organization and operation of Congress and make it more... Read More


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