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Amendment Support in the Granite State

NH State Sen. Pierce

Our Turn: We must curb the power of big money in elections By Sen. DAVID PIERCE and ROBERT WEISSMAN For the Monitor Thursday, June 6, 2013 (Published in print: Thursday, June 6, 2013) House Concurrent Resolution 2 calls for a…

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Proposal Analysis: Rep. Schiff (112th)

Rep. A. Schiff

H.J. Res. 111 (112th Congress) Introduced by Rep. A. Schiff [CA-29] Co-sponsors: None Legal Personhood: n/a Money as Speech: D Marketability: D-   Proposal Nothing in this Constitution shall be construed to forbid Congress or the States from imposing content-neutral…

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Amendment Roundup 06-16-12

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  Recent news and notes on the movement to overturn Citizens United –     BillMoyers.com How to Own an Election If you’re visiting a candidate this summer and looking for a thoughtful house gift, might we suggest a nice…

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Rep. Ellison on His Amendment

Rep. Ellison

Congressman Keith Ellison appeared on Elliot Spitzer’s show on Current TV to discuss, among other things, his efforts to overturn Citizens United. Since Current TV doesn’t allow the video to be embedded, here’s the transcript for the relevant portion of…

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Amendment Roundup 06-14-12

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  Recent news and notes on the movement to overturn Citizens United –     Los Angeles Times Justices may take up Montana campaign finance case Citizens United and an appeals court ruling created a two-track campaign funding system favoring…

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Proposal Anlysis: Get Money Out

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GetMoneyOut.com (Dylan Ratigan) Drafted by Jimmy Williams Legal Personhood: n/a Money as Speech: Confused Marketability: F   Proposal No person, corporation or business entity of any type, domestic or foreign, shall be allowed to contribute money, directly or indirectly, to…

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