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Harley Rouda on Government Reform

 

 


Reverse Citizens United; limit corporate political donations

Q: Campaign Finance: Require political ads to disclose their largest funders? Stand on Citizens United decision, allowing unlimited political donations from corporations & unions?

Dana Rohrabacher (R): No. Voted against requiring groups running political ads to disclose major donors. Opposed Shays-Meehan bill that limited donations.

Harley Rouda (D): Yes. Supports Disclose Act, requiring groups to disclose donors when engaging in political activity. Would reverse Citizens United.

Source: CampusElect.org 2018 Issue Guides: Congress CA-48 election , Oct 9, 2018

Fair elections without barriers to vote

Q: Elections: Support nonpartisan redistricting to address charges of partisan gerrymandering?

Dana Rohrabacher (R): Yes.

Harley Rouda (D): Yes.

Q: Voting Rules: Support rules that proponents argue prevent possible fraud, even if they limit access?

Dana Rohrabacher (R): Yes. Voted to require photo ID for voting in federal elections.

Harley Rouda (D): No. "Fair elections without barriers to vote should be a top Democratic priority."

Source: CampusElect.org 2018 Issue Guides: Congress CA-48 election , Oct 9, 2018

Holiday on election day; revamp for easier voting access.

Rouda voted YEA For the People Act of 2019