Category Archives: Citizens United

Main Street: Your recovery will come from the left, not the right. #GetMoneyOut #NeverForget915

The American public got played (again) for chumps back in 1999 when we weren’t in the streets protesting Slick Willy’s signature of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act. It wasn’t the first time, and it undoubtedly won’t be the last unless we’re willing … Continue reading

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Have We Not Learned That Bigger Is Not Better When It Comes to Banking?

How can this be a good thing? The very people who legally crashed our economy – and those who did it illegally and still haven’t gone to jail – and have kept their bonuses are now even bigger than before. … Continue reading

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300 Billion Reasons to Support #MayDayPAC

A very straight-forward “map” that leads to a crystal clear understanding of 300 billion reasons why your support for getting big money out of politics is so important. Look, it’s going to be this simple. Future generations will either thank … Continue reading

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Signature needed: Senate will vote on Constitutional Amendment to overturn Citizens United

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Money is not speech, and the Supreme Court’s decisions Citizens United and McCutcheon have perverted our democracy. It’s time to pass a constitutional amendment. See on http://www.dailykos.com

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Vermont Becomes The First State To Pass Wolf PAC Resolution

FANTASTIC NEWS!!! THANKS AND CONGRATULATIONS TO VERMONT’S LEGISLATORS!!! WE CAN DO THIS!! WE CAN #GETMONEYOUT OF POLITICS!! (from TYT’s post) Published on May 2, 2014 “Today Vermont became the first state to call for a convention to amend the U.S. … Continue reading

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Brooks is Wrong! We CAN #GetMoneyOut of Politics!

  Don’t believe him!!! We can get the money and corruption out of politics! Become a Citizen Co-Sponsor of the American Anti-Corruption Act at…. http://unitedrepublic.actionkit.com/event/cosponsor/9815/

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NH House Poised to Vote on HCR 10

There’s not much time. The vote on HCR 10 is tomorrow, March 13. Here are 2 things related to it that will help to quickly explain what’s happening and what you can do about it: 1. Wolf PAC email re: … Continue reading

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You Do Know That’s an Anchor – the Lie of Supply-Side Economics

I was raised by people born before The Great Depression. Their parents were part of the great migration from Europe at the turn of the 20th century. They rose from hardscrabble and meager beginnings to become the prototypical hard-working, high … Continue reading

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“I’m capable of it, so why wouldn’t I do it?” – One Engaged Citizen Who’s a Model for Us All

I’m extremely proud to report that Coffee Party USA posted this essay and invited Kathleen as a guest to speak about her experiences on one of their BlogTalkRadio shows, Lunch With Louden. Kathleen’s laughter is contagious as she happily explains … Continue reading

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#GetMoneyOut of Politics and We Can #StopKXL

Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline need to understand and accept certain realities, and opponents need to do more than protest and sign petitions. Let’s start with a few realities and wrap up with a specific call-to-action we all should … Continue reading

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