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Congresswoman Donna Edwards has just introduced a Constitutional amendment, together with Congressman John Conyers. Watch this video: http://freespeechforpeople.org/edwardsvideo More below!
by David Swanson
Comment Count 433 comments on Tue Feb 02, 2010 at 11:59 AM PST with 977 Recommends
As the Supreme Court returns today for its new term, a bipartisan group of law professors and prominent attorneys, including seven former state attorneys general, has issued a letter criticizing the ...
by john bonifaz
Comment Count 352 comments on Mon Oct 04, 2010 at 08:25 AM PDT with 608 Recommends
As most here know, the national Republican party has now officially endorsed a scheme to make it all but impossible for a Democrat to win the White House, by splitting up the electoral votes of ...
by Q Tip
Comment Count 458 comments on Thu Jan 24, 2013 at 06:07 AM PST with 514 Recommends
Senator Bernie Sanders introduced the Saving American Democracy Amendment to the Constitution today. Essentially,
by Siri
Comment Count 193 comments on Fri Dec 09, 2011 at 06:51 PM PST with 481 Recommends
This week, I introduced a Constitutional Amendment to repeal the recent Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United v. FEC and to restore the Founding Fathers’ intent to grant rights to people, not ...
by Rep Jim McGovern
Comment Count 196 comments on Thu Nov 17, 2011 at 10:57 AM PST with 449 Recommends
by ladylib
Comment Count 433 comments on Tue Jun 06, 2006 at 02:10 PM PDT with 443 Recommends
If there can be such a thing as a typical American billionaire, David H. and Charles G. Koch do not fit that bill. They are not just among the richest Americans—$100 billion and counting. They are ...
by RobertGreenwald
Comment Count 131 comments on Tue May 20, 2014 at 05:18 AM PDT with 308 Recommends
***********UPDATED: Now a Plank in the Platform ***************************** CNN is reporting that there is a draft for the Republican Platform at their convention that will introduce a "human ...
by sailmaker
Comment Count 184 comments on Tue Aug 21, 2012 at 12:00 AM PDT with 284 Recommends
The US Supreme Court’s ruling in Citizens United v. FEC is facing its first direct challenge in the courts. A coalition that includes two national business networks and local Montana ...
by john bonifaz
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue May 17, 2011 at 11:57 AM PDT with 239 Recommends
I've always respected and admired Keith Ellison of Minnesota not just because he's a stalwart liberal always ready to take a stand against the GOP crazies, but also for doing it in spite of the ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 67 comments on Tue May 28, 2013 at 02:38 AM PDT with 218 Recommends
Six Amendments (book cover), by Justice John Paul Stevens As if on cue, US Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens (ret.) has written a new book, ...
by Sharon Wraight
Comment Count 321 comments on Sun Feb 23, 2014 at 06:23 AM PST with 208 Recommends
There's a little bit of thrashing in the shallow end of the Republican political pool. Republican Assemblyman Robin Vos has ...
by badscience
Comment Count 91 comments on Thu Aug 11, 2011 at 06:21 AM PDT with 199 Recommends
Supporters of S.J. Res 19 and participants in the Overturn Citizens United Rally and petition delivery.
by Carissa Miller
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2014 at 09:24 AM PDT with 163 Recommends
In what many are calling a dramatic shift on Gay issues, the Vatican today read forward new ideas on what being Gay and Catholic means. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/13/catholic-church-gays-...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 184 comments on Mon Oct 13, 2014 at 07:08 AM PDT with 153 Recommends
I know many of you don't pay much attention to the right-wing noise machine, and when you do dismiss what you hear for obvious reaons -- like they're generally full of shit. Well, that's all true, ...
by RenMin
Comment Count 258 comments on Wed Dec 04, 2013 at 09:28 AM PST with 142 Recommends
The Minnesota House of Representatives (around 10:00 PM last night, Saturday 5/21/11) just passed a motion to bring an amendment to define marriage as solely between a man and a woman to the ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 152 comments on Sat May 21, 2011 at 04:30 PM PDT with 137 Recommends
I’ve already heard a lot of different discussions on how to combat the Citizens United case – different kinds of legislation and various forms of Constitutional Amendments come to mind. ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 234 comments on Sat Jan 23, 2010 at 11:01 AM PST with 127 Recommends
First of all, at this historic moment, I would like to say to Eric Cantor… What a great day for America!! And, contrary to what you say, you are NOT “stepping down”… You were TERMINATED! ...
by BarryWolk
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2014 at 06:14 PM PDT with 81 Recommends
On Saturday, I signed onto Rep. Kucinich's H.RES.333, "Impeaching Richard B. Cheney, Vice President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors." No one is above the law and our Vice ...
by Congressman Steve Cohen
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Aug 08, 2007 at 03:47 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
Four years ago, when Del Martin, Phyllis Lyon and more than 4,000 other couples said "I Do" this country took an irrevocable step toward securing equality for every American. While many feel what ...
by Gavin Newsom
Comment Count 48 comments on Tue Mar 04, 2008 at 11:48 AM PST with 57 Recommends