Aquene Freechild is the Co-Director of Public Citizen’s Democracy Is For People campaign.
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Wednesday, March 30, 2016
On Dark Money, Mr. President, The Time for Action Is Now
President Obama has repeatedly called for a "better politics" in the midst of a Presidential election where public outrage has turned the usual election narrative on its head. The President Barack Obama of 2016 has been courageous in addressing climate change and gun violence. But in the past year...
Wednesday, March 07, 2012
A Super Tuesday as Vermont Pushed to Overturn Citizens United
The people have spoken, loud and clear. Super Tuesday showed us that momentum is growing rapidly for a constitutional amendment to overturn the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission , which opened the floodgates of corporate cash in our elections.