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What is the Congressional Independence Pledge?


History behind the pledge​​


Print a copy of the Congressional Independence Pledge

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Print and mail your congressman asking them to sign the Congressional Independence Pledge!

Congressional Independence Pledge
The Congressional Independence Pledge was created to help restore Americans faith in their elected officials.

It is a non-partisan pledge that is being asked of all congressional members and candidates​​ with the goal of having members of congress be independent to the voters who elect them and not beholden to a dysfunctional process and party leadership.

Please take a minute and see if your candidate has signed the pledge and demonstrated proven leadership to make government accountable to the people.​​
The Congressional Code of Ethics, page 32 states:

​​Never accepts favors or benefits that might be construed as influencing the performance of governmental duties.
The Congressional Independence Pledge attempts to address three areas which are in stark contrast to the Congressional Code of Ethics.
Has your senator or congressman taken the Congressional Independence Pledge?
Click on your state seal to find out!​
Has your congressman signed the CIP? Click your state seal below and find out!