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Reasonable limits ... and other abridgments

48 Senate Democrats want to “restore congressional control to campaign spending”, by sponsoring a constitutional amendment. It’s a start. The “control” they seized legislatively, the Supreme Court (in the Citizens United Decision) found to  be a First Amendment violation; it’s probably the part about “Congress Shall Make No Law … abridging the freedom of speech”. 98 more words

One step closer

A few days ago I posted a brief item and link to a petition issued by CREDO Action from Working Assets to overturn Citizens United… 58 more words

Citizens United

Senate Votes 79-18 to MOve Forward With An Amendment To Overturn Citizens United

Now, will the Boehner of our existence bring it to a vote on the floor of the HOuse, or are they all too busy snorting lines of Koch? 15 more words

Social Commentary

Sign this petition

Tomorrow the US Senate is scheduled to vote on a constitutional amendment to quash the 2010 Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission (FEC) Supreme Court decision and the 2014  159 more words

Citizens United

Tell the Senate: Overturn Citizens United

Sign the petition:
“Corporations and the ultra-rich shouldn’t be allowed to buy our elected officials by spending unlimited amounts of money influencing elections. Pass Senate Joint Resolution 19, which would amend the Constitution and overturn… 544 more words

Sustainable Action Network

Christie Rails Against Referendum On Tax Use For Open Space Promotion

SEA BRIGHT, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday railed against a constitutional amendment on the ballot in November that would earmark more money for open space preservation. 225 more words