Larson Statement on Creation of Task Force on Fair Governance
Washington, D.C. — House Democratic Caucus Chairman John B. Larson (CT) released the following statement today announcing the creation of the House Democratic Caucus Task Force on Fair Governance. The Task Force on Fair Governance will be Co-Chaired by Representatives Chellie Pingree (ME), John Sarbanes (MD), John Lewis (GA) and Michael Capuano (MA):
“I am pleased to announce today the creation of the House Democratic Caucus Task Force on Fair Governance. The Task Force will explore and promote policies under consideration in the House related to campaign finance reform, disclosure rules, voting rights, and government efficiency.
“The American people deserve a government that works for them. With the creation of the Task Force on Fair Governance, House Democrats are demonstrating a continuing commitment to promoting transparency and accountability in our elections, ensuring a citizen’s right to vote, and putting the needs of Americans ahead of corporate special interests.”