- Big $ politics, Citizens United protect incumbents, stifle choice. Texas Cong. races just 1 example opensecrets.org/states/cands.p… @OpenSecretsDC 35 minutes ago
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Monthly Archives: January 2013
Representative Jim McGovern of Massachusetts has introduced a package of two Constitutional amendment bills that would address each of the pieces of the Citizens United v. FEC disaster. (See HJRes 20- Political Equality-Spending and HJRes 21- People have Constitutional Rights) At a Boston … Continue reading
From Free Speech For People: Calling on President Obama to support a Constitutional Amendment in his State of the Union address. Submitted by Peter Schurman on Tue, 01/08/2013 – 12:49 We’ve just launched a petition on the White House’s official petition site … Continue reading
To start the year, a couple of good notices for two real champions of American democracy. First, Joanne Boyer’s respected Minnesota-based blog, Wisdom Voices, has profiled John Bonifaz, co-founder and director of Free Speech For People: Without fundamental change to … Continue reading