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David Cicilline

Incumbent

A House Democratic Caucus leader

Rep. David Cicilline (RI-01) is a leading voice on campaign finance reform, and is the Chairman of the House Antitrust Subcommittee and Vice Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. As co-chair of the House Democratic Policy & Communications Committee (DPCC), Cicilline helped develop the “For the People” agenda. After 2018, he was elected by his colleagues to serve as Chairman of the DPCC in the 116th Congress, where he leads strategic efforts on behalf of House Democrats to communicate to the American people that Democrats are working and fighting for them in Congress. Cicilline introduced the Equality Act of 2019, which passed the House in March.

A prominent voice on reform legislation in Congress

Cicilline is the lead sponsor of the DISCLOSE Act, would require corporations and outside groups to report the now secret money they are spending to influence the political elections. He authored legislation to make annual ethics training for members of Congress mandatory. He was also one of the first members of Congress to reject corporate PAC money.


Reformer at Risk?

No Corporate PAC?