Monthly Archives: April 2012

In Challenge to Citizens United, Free Speech for People & Business Groups File Supreme Court Brief

Free Speech for People has filed a brief in the Supreme Court in American Tradition Partnership v. Bullock, a case that challenges Citizens United v. FEC and raises the issue of whether the State of Montana can prohibit election spending by corporations. … Continue reading

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Montana Standing Up Video From Free Speech for People

On the April 19th anniversary of the battles of Lexington and Concord that launched the American Revolution, Free Speech for People has released this one-minute video ad, Montana Standing Up. Here’s the link.

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Stealing America

Stealing America: Wealthy Interests Are Taking Over Our Political System.  A very interesting, bi-partisan piece from the Pittsburg-Post Gazette, jointly written by  a Republican “political operative” and a former media advisor to President Clinton. They conclude that in America, “we … Continue reading

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Video: Corporations Are Not People on Stream of Conscience with John Hartwell

I was in Connecticut recently and enjoyed talking about Corporations Are Not People and the People’s Rights Amendment campaign with John Hartwell on Stream of Conscience. Here’s the video:

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Attorneys General Across Country Call For Constitutional Amendment to Reverse Citizens United

Eleven Attorneys General have written a letter calling on Congress to move a constitutional amendment to overturn the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United. The 5-4 Citizens United decision holds that Americans cannot limit election spending in national, state, or … Continue reading

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Why global corporations spend so much to control govt & elections

This from Republic Report about sums it up. “Big Pharma has a ROI of 75,500 percent for the lobbying dollars it spends to bar the government from bargaining for cheaper drug prices through Medicare.” 

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Report from Wisconsin Shows Cross-Partisan Demand for 28th Amendment

Move to Amend reports: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 4, 2012 CONTACT: Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap, National Field Organizing Director, 707-269-0984, Mary Laan, Move to Amend Southeast Wisconsin Coordinator, 414-265-5801, Voters in West Allis, Wisconsin Move to Amend WEST ALLIS – Last night West Allis, … Continue reading

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More Reports of Foreign Interests/Global Corporations Meddling in American Elections

Where did the hundreds of millions of dollars that were used in the ubiquitous attack ads in the 201o mid-term elections come from? Who funded attack ads such as the fraudulent one that falsely accused a Congresswoman of supporting Viagra … Continue reading

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