The foundational principles of our government are supported by the people having a voice, by our responsibility to uphold the constitution, and protecting the rule of law.
Congresswoman Scanlon is committed to working to ensure that government works for the people. She is a member of the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress, where she is tasked with helping reform the office and making government more transparent. Congresswoman Scanlon authored and co-sponsored significant pieces of legislation to reduce the influence of money in our politics, protect and expand voting rights for all Americans, and restore ethics to our government. As the Vice Chair of the House Judiciary Committee, Congresswoman Scanlon plays a critical role in government oversight.
“The responsibility of safeguarding our democracy does not rest solely with Congress. It is a responsibility shared by all of the American people. It is my hope that as we separate facts from slogans, the American people demand no less than they deserve.”