The Problem

The legally granted right to unchecked political spending by corporations, unions, and wealthy special interest groups is silencing the voices of citizens and corrupting our ability to freely and fairly elect a representative government of, by, and for the people. 

Our Goal

The goal of American Promise is to organize Americans to win the 28th Amendment to the Constitution to restore American democracy in which We the People—not big money, not corporations, not unions, not special interests—govern ourselves.
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Promising Stories

Raising the Bar in Wyoming   |   Oct 16, 2018

Wyoming Promise is an active American Promise Association making big moves throughout its state. Here, co-founder Ken Chestek shares how the group was founded, its successes and challenges, and what’s coming next. After an up-close experience with dark money as a Wyoming House candidate in 2016, University of Wyoming Law Professor Ken Chestek vowed to work toward getting big money out of politics. Ken contacted American Promise President Jeff Clements about starting a local chapter... Read More >