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2nd Anniversary of the Citizens United Decision

Two years ago, the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. FEC overturned a century of common-sense campaign finance laws and allowed unlimited corporate and special interest donations into our political campaigns. Leader Pelosi on the anniversary which falls tomorrow, January 21st:… Continue

GOP Hides as Americans Call for Disclosure

The Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision opened the floodgates to unrestricted special interest money secretly influencing campaigns around the country.  But, as the latest poll from the First Amendment Center shows, Americans want those floodgates firmly shut: 63 percent of Americans disagree… Continue

DISCLOSE 2012 – Stop Colbert!

Two years ago, the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. FEC overturned a century of common-sense campaign finance laws and opened the floodgates to unrestricted special interest campaign donations in American elections—permitting corporations to spend unlimited funds (directly or through third… Continue

DISCLOSE Act Passes House Administration Committee

Tonight, the Committee on House Administration passed the DISCLOSE Act (HR 5175) out of Committee. The bipartisan bill introduced by Reps. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Mike Castle (R-DE), Walter Jones (R-NC), and Robert Brady (D-PA) responds to the Supreme Court's ruling in… Continue

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