Sanders Files "Saving American Democracy Amendment'

The first constitutional amendment ever proposed by Sanders during his two decades in Congress would reverse the narrow 5-to-4 ruling in Citizens United vs. the Federal Elections Commission. In that controversial decision almost two years ago, justices gave corporations the same First Amendment free-speech rights as people. Full Story »

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Patrick McGuire
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by Patrick McGuire - Dec. 12, 2011

The major thing that was apparent to me was that no one seemed to take the opposite opinion. Is it only the five Supreme Court justice who think that corporations have the same rights as citizens? It is a shame that we need to incorporate a constitutional amendment to demonstrate that it is individuals who have a right and not corporations. If the corporations have a right and the Board of Directors and the executive of the Corporation will have twice as many rights as your average citizen.

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