Move to Amend

MovetoAmend.org is a coalition supported by hundreds of organizations and tens of thousands of individuals dedicated to ending the illegitimate legal doctrines that prevent the American people from governing ourselves. Check out our full list of campaign co-organizers (steering committee organizations), key partners and endorsers.

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Voters Reject Citizens United in Landslide Election Victories in Four States
In Tuesday’s elections, voters in California, Ohio, Washington, and Wisconsin approved nearly two dozen ballot initiatives calling for a 28th Amendment to reduce the amount of money in politics and empower ordinary voters over wealthy donors by wide margins. The victories for campaign finance...
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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Washington Ballot Measure Approved for 2016 Elections
The Secretary of State’s Office for Washington State Elections certified Initiative 735 for the ballot today. I-735 will ask Washington voters to decide this November whether to join sixteen other states in calling for their state legislature and Congress to propose an amendment that makes clear...
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Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Move to Amend Rejects US Court of Appeals Decision in National Association of Manufacturers v. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
On Tuesday , panel of US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit has issued a decision in National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) v. US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) , holding that publically-traded corporations have a First Amendment right to hide whether their products contain conflict...
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Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Move to Amend Wins Big at the Ballot: Americans Ready to Amend the Constitution
In Massachusetts, Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Florida, citizens voted overwhelmingly yesterday for their legislators to pass a constitutional amendment to overturn the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission ruling and declare that only human beings – not corporations...
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Monday, June 02, 2014
Move to Amend Calls on Congress to Abolish Corporate Personhood
Move to Amend, the group responsible for popularizing the call to end corporate personhood and get big money out of politics, reiterated their call to Congress to pass an amendment that ends the Supreme Court created doctrine of corporate constitutional rights.
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Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Move to Amend Statement on McCutcheon v. FEC Decision
In response to today’s Supreme Court’s decision in McCutcheon v. FEC, a campaign finance case with vast implications for the electoral process, the Move to Amend Coalition released the following statement:
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Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Democracy Activists Pledge Civil Disobedience if Supreme Court Strikes Down Limits on Campaign Contributions
As the Supreme Court hears oral argument for a new case on campaign finance today, a coalition of democracy activists pledged non-violent civil disobedience should the Court decide to eliminate limits on campaign spending. In McCutcheon v. FEC , the Supreme Court will decide whether or not to uphold a law that says that no one person can contribute over $123,000 directly to federal candidates, parties, and committees.
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Friday, May 10, 2013
Nationwide Day of Action Against Corporate Personhood: May 10, 2013
Activists in 77 cities will be protesting against corporate rule and political corruption on Friday, May 10. This date marks the 127th anniversary of the Santa Clara County v. Southern Pacific Railroad decision, in which the Supreme Court first ruled that corporations are "persons,” entitled to rights under the U.S Constitution.
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Tuesday, April 16, 2013
New Internet Commercial by Campaign to End Corporate Personhood
Move to Amend, the national coalition to amend the US Constitution and end corporate personhood, has launched the first of a new series of videos to promote their campaign. These short and edgy videos will be released once a week spread over six weeks starting today with "Don't Be The Naked Hulk." Move to Amend believes that money is not speech, and that human beings, not corporations, are people entitled to constitutional rights.
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Monday, February 11, 2013
Constitutional Amendment Introduced in Congress Ensuring Rights for People, Not Corporations
The movement for constitutional reforms that would end what organizers call “corporate rule” has arrived in the chambers of Congress. This morning, two members of the U.S. House of Representatives joined Move to Amend by announcing their sponsorship of the “ We the People Amendment ,” which clearly and unequivocally states that:
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