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Fight Back Against the Citizens United Ruling: Sign the Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Citizens United, petitions )

- 569 days ago -
Since the Supreme Court's ruling in the Citizens United case, special interest groups funded by billionaires have used their deep-pockets to flood the airwaves with false attack ads. These shadowy special interest Super PACs spent over $1 billion...
Reversing the Grievous Error of Citizens United
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elections, Citizens United, HR 20, The Government by the People Act, Pelosi, PFAW, constitution, Americans, money out of politics, special interests, politics, Congress, corruption, SCOTUS, constitution )

- 596 days ago -
Our Founders established a government of the MANY, not a government of the MONEY. That's what the American people deserve. SIGN THE PETITION !
Take a Stand Against the Koch Brothers ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, government, ethics, Koch Brothers, Citizens United, republicans )

- 604 days ago -
They're now pounding seven vulnerable Democrats with revolting, deceptive attacks -- and if they win six of these battlegrounds, they'll buy control of the Senate for the Republicans.
Four Years After Citizens United: Is Campaign Cash Buying Justice in State Courts?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Citizens United, judicial races, state politics, usa, elections, crime, corruption, americans, news, government, ethics )

- 624 days ago -
New research shows that outside spending has had a big impact on judicial races , raising concerns about state judges' ability to remain impartial in a political world where hefty chunks of campaign cash can make or break elections.
OP-ED: SCOTUS Prefers Free Speech for Corporations, Not People
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, SupremeCourt, free speech issues, Citizens United, ethics, usa )

- 671 days ago -
The free speech rights of American citizens are under attack all across America, but if you're a corporation, you can have all the say you want.
How Citizens United Could Hurt ObamaCare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obamacare, citizens united, politics, u.s., SupremeCourt, ethics, healthcare, iraq )

- 677 days ago -
The Affordable Care Act is going back to the Supreme Court
U.S. Seeks to Stem Flood of Political "Dark Money"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Citizens United, campaign finance laws, politics, news, ethics, elections, americans, usa, media, SupremeCourt )

- 679 days ago -
The new glut of money in U.S. politics stems from a landmark 2010 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court known as Citizens United, which created new opportunities for almost unlimited anonymous corporate spending on political cause
Maine Joins Call To Overturn 'Citizens United,' Rid Elections Of Unlimited Corporate Donations
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Citizens United, corporate, election spending, Maine )

- 887 days ago -
This week Maine became the 13th state to reject the influence of "wealthy special interests" in elections by calling for a constitutional amendment to overturn the 2010 Citizens United decision giving corporations the same rights as people.
American Anti-Corruption Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: American Anti-Corruption Act, Federal Election Commission chairman Tre, Larry Lessig, Lawrence Lessig, Jack Abramoff, Lobbyist, K Street, Congress, bribes, SuperPacs, Citizens United, revolving door, elections )

- 909 days ago -
The Act would transform how elections are financed, how lobbyists influence politics, and how political money is disclosed. It's a sweeping proposal that would reshape the rules of American politics, and restore ordinary Americans as the most important.
Motion to Amend the US Constitution ~ Sign the Petition ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, ethics, government, constitution, democracy, citizens united, americans )

- 929 days ago -
We, the People of the United States of America, reject the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Citizens United and other related cases, and move to amend our Constitution to firmly establish that money is not speech, and that human beings, not corporations...
We the People Amendment Will Be Introduced Monday
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Move to amend, Congress, introduction, money, corruption, Citizens united )

- 969 days ago -
Tomorrow, Mon Feb 11 Move to Amend's WE THE PEOPLE AMENDMENT will be introduced in Congress! It's the ONLY amendment that deals with both Supreme Court doctrines that grant constitutional rights to artificial entities and define spending money as free sp
Use the State of the Union to Call for a Constitutional Amendment to Get Big Money Out of Politics ACTION LINK US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, ethics, government, constitution, democracy, citizens united, americans )

- 980 days ago -
Eleven states and nearly 500 cities and towns have joined this call. We petition President Obama to use the State of the Union to call for a constitutional amendment to reduce the influence of money in our political system and restore democracy to the ...
In the Fight for Secrecy, Are the Koch Brothers Like Rosa Parks? | PR Watch
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rosa parks, karl rove, SupremeCourt, citizens united, money out, voters in, americans, corruption, dishonesty, republicans, politics, propaganda )

- 985 days ago -
Civil rights organizations like the NAACP and groups dedicated to overturning the U.S. Supreme Court's Citizens United decision have found common ground in recent months, coming together under the "Money Out, Voters In" banner to fight the dual threats
Fiscal Cliff Is Hyper-Partisanship Meets Citizens United - YouTube   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dennis Kucinich, Fiscal Cliff, Citizens United, politics, special interest money, dysfunctional U.S. Government )

- 1009 days ago -
Dennis Kucinich says, "The question settling over this Capitol as we face the fiscal cliff: How could this be happening? It's hyper-partisanship meets Citizens United."
Urgent: Tell Supreme Court to Make Sure Corporations Pay for Human Rights Abuses Abroad
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ogoni nine, human rights abuses abroad, Nigerian crimes, Shell Oil, US Supreme Court, government, cover-up, Citizens United, Corporate Accountability, Ken Saro-Wiwa, NIger Delta, Dutch Shell Oil )

- 1107 days ago -
Oct 1 US Supreme Court will hear a case against Shell Oil that may determine the future of litigation by non-US citizens vs corporations involved in human rights abuses abroad. Shell is trying to use Citizens United to justify its role in Nigerian abuses.

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