Campaign Finance Reform

Now therefore be it resolved, in order to eliminate pay-to-play cronyism and to restore public trust in our system of government, the Texas AFL-CIO should support state legislation that imposes contribution limits to state legislative candidates and that also strengthens penalties for non-compliance of mandatory reporting requirements, and be it further resolved, that the Texas AFL-CIO support higher salaries for state legislators so that it is feasible for more working Texans to consider running for office.