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TAKE ACTION NOW! Members of Congress: Pass the Government By The People Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CITIZENS UNITED, Citizens United Decision, Govenrment by the Poeple act, politics, obama, propaganda, government, dishonesty, corruption, americans, usa, ethics, congress )

- 13 days ago -
The Government By the People Act increases the power of the small contributions that ordinary citizens can afford to give, providing incentives for congressional candidates to reach out to average constituents, not just dial for dollars from wealthy donor
Say Hello to McCutcheon   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: McCutcheon, United States Supreme Court, unlimited money, Citizens United )

- 18 days ago -
Today, the United States Supreme Court dealt yet another staggering blow to our democracy by giving the green light for the wealthiest Americans to pour vast sums of money into electing their hand-picked candidates. Please sign petition.
Fight Back Against the Citizens United Ruling: Sign the Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Citizens United, petitions )

- 33 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 )

- 60 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 )

- 68 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 )

- 88 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 )

- 135 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 )

- 141 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 )

- 143 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 )

- 351 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 )

- 373 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 )

- 393 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 )

- 433 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
How the GOP Plans to Subvert, Buy and Obstruct the Vote in 2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, GOP, electoral college, changing how votes are counted, voter suppression, subvert, obstruct, buy, 2016, GOP goals, gerrymandering, Citizens United )

- 435 days ago -
"The GOP knows that they cannot compete unless they change. But instead of trying to compete, they're trying to change. Change the rules of the game, that is. "
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 )

- 444 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 ...

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