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Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One welcomes former Mississippi Republican Senator and Representative Trent Lott to the ReFormers Caucus. Sen. Lott began his 35 year career in national politics representing Mississippi’s 5th Congressional District from 1973 to 1989, serving as House Majority Whip for eight years — the first Southern Republican to hold this position. He later moved on to the Senate, serving as

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Rep. Richard Hanna (R-NY) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One welcomes former New York Republican Representative Richard Hanna to the ReFormers Caucus, Issue One’s bipartisan coalition working on passing game-changing legislation to return our government to the people. The ReFormers Caucus is the largest group of former lawmakers ever assembled on behalf of ethics and money in politics. Rep. Hanna represented New York’s 24th and then 22nd Districts

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Rep. Joel Hefley (R-CO) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One welcomes former Republican Representative Joel Hefley to the ReFormers Caucus. He joins more than 165 former members of Congress and governors fighting to return our government to the people. Rep. Hefley represented Colorado’s 5th District for 20 years, from 1987 to 2007. While in Congress, he served on the House Ethics Committee for three terms and is remembered

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Sen. Adlai Stevenson (D-IL) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One is pleased to welcome former Illinois Democrat Adlai Stevenson III to the ReFormers Caucus, a group comprised of more than 160 former members of Congress and governors from both sides of the aisle who are dedicated to returning government to the people. Sen. Stevenson comes from a long history of public service that traces back to Vice President

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Rep. Jon Christensen (R-NE) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One welcomes former Nebraska Republican Representative Jon Christensen to the ReFormers Caucus. During his time in Congress representing Nebraska’s 2nd District from 1995 to 1999, Christensen served on the House Ways and Means Committee. He proposed an Amendment to the Constitution in 1997 to establish congressional term limits. With the aim of protecting small businesses, Rep. Christensen also authored

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Rep. Don Manzullo (R-IL) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One is pleased to welcome former Illinois Republican Congressman Don Manzullo to the ReFormers Caucus, comprised of more than 160 former members of Congress and governors from both sides of the aisle who are dedicated to returning government to the people. Manzullo represented Illinois’ 16th district for 20 years, from 1993 to 2013. Throughout his tenure, Manzullo advocated for

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Rep. Todd Platts (R-PA) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One welcomes former Republican Representative Todd Platts to the ReFormers Caucus. He joins more than 160 former members of Congress and governors fighting to return our government to the people. Platts served Pennsylvania’s 19th District for 12 years, from 2001 to 2013, during which time he refused to accept contributions from any special interests or political action committees. While

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Rep. Bob Walker (R-PA) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One welcomes former Congressman Bob Walker to the largest bipartisan group of former lawmakers ever assembled to reduce the influence of money in politics: Issue One’s ReFormers Caucus. Rep. Walker represented Pennsylvania’s 16th District for 20 years, from 1977 to 1997.  He won and held the seat with at least 65 percent of the vote in every election but

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Rep. Robin Hayes (R-NC) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One welcomes former North Carolina Republican Representative Robin Hayes to the ReFormers Caucus. During his time in Congress representing North Carolina’s 8th District for five terms, from 1999 to 2009, Rep. Hayes served on the Agriculture, Armed Services and Transportation committees. He also chaired the Livestock Subcommittee, the Philanthropy Caucus and the Special Forces Caucus. Along with being a

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Gov. Bob Taft (R-OH) joins the ReFormers Caucus

Issue One is excited to welcome former Ohio Republican Governor Bob Taft to the ReFormers Caucus. Governor Taft joins 160 former elected officials from both parties — 19 of whom are also former governors — in the fight to reduce the influence of money in politics. Governor Taft was a term-limited governor of Ohio, serving from 1999 to 2007. He

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