A review of End Citizens United’s campaign contributions shows a group that funds to the mainstream of the Democratic congressional caucus and is particularly supportive of the more conservative and corporate-friendly members of the party.
The non-partisan educational forum will feature a panel of members from the Jefferson County chapter of Move to Amend.
Group gathering support for a constitutional amendment.
The 2018 campaigns have begun. Now is the time to urge Sen. Merkley to work with Move to Amend and introduce a Senate version of HJR 48.
Move to Amend, the national campaign to abolish corporate constitutional rights and eliminate big money from elections, will host a community forum on “Creating an Authentic, Partipatory Democracy” with guest speaker Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap, the national director of the organization.
A small, ostensibly moneyless organization warrants investigation and front-page placement. Yet the many democracy movements across the country are never talked about.
A spokesperson for a national democracy advocacy group will speak at the Doylestown Friends Meeting at 95 E. Oakland Ave. in Doylestown Borough from 2 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4.
Join us in stating that human, not corporations, are entitled to the personal rights guarantee in the constitution, and it’s in all of our interest not to allow money to speak louder than our desires to protect the communities and resources that we value.
Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap, National Director of Move To Amend, one of the main convention sponsors, proclaimed that the moral argument for overturning the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision is what will bring people together to demand a 28th Amendment. Move To Amend supports the We the People Amendment that states money is not speech and corporations are not people.
A diverse group of activists, organizers, artists, educators, students and elected officials from around the U.S. is gearing up for the 2017 Democracy Convention, being held in the Twin Cities next week.