California


California voters will have the opportunity to vote in support of the 28th Amendment this November! Vote YES on Prop 59!

“Shall California’s elected officials use all of their constitutional authority, including, but not limited to, proposing and ratifying one or more amendments to the United States Constitution, to overturn Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission (2010) 558 U.S. 310, and other applicable judicial precedents, to allow the full regulation or limitation of campaign contributions and spending, to ensure that all citizens, regardless of wealth, may express their views to one another, and to make clear that corporations should not have the same constitutional rights as human beings?”

Visit Move to Amend's Campaign Page at MTAYesOn59.org!

We're Kicking Off Our Campaign on September 28th for the 28th Amendment -- Join Us!

 

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Move to Amend Reports LIVE with Post-Election Analysis

November 9, 2016

Move to Amend Reports brings you the voices from the movement to amend the Constitution through our weekly podcast. 

Join us for a LIVE post-election special as we talk about the results of the 2016 election with local campaign organizers for California's Proposition 59 and Washington's I-735, along with a roundtable discussion featuring regular host Laura Bonham and Move to Amend's National Director Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap joined by special guests political Lee Camp of Redacted Tonight and Eleanor Goldfield of Act Out and Rooftop Revolutionaries!

Got a question or comment for our hosts and guests? Call (646) 652-2345 and press 1 to participate!

Move to Amend Reports on CA Proposition 59, The Overturn Citizens United Act!

October 6, 2016

Move to Amend brings you voices from the movement to amend the Constitution through our weekly podcast. New shows released every Thursday morning!

The 2016 ballot is shaping up for a pivotal election year, and Move to Amend will be a part of the action in two states this November. With 4 weeks before voters head to the polls, Move to Amend partners and affiliates in California are mobilizing to get out the vote for the largest population of any US state for Proposition 59, the Overturn Citizens United Act. Tune in this week to hear to learn how you can get involved in this exciting campaign from Move to Amend affiliate organizer Anne Wilson of Santa Clara County and Yes On Prop. 59 Committee Chair Michele Sutter of the Money Out Voters In Coalition!

 

Press Coverage

Corporations aren’t people; vote yes on Prop. 59

September 28, 2016

Corporations are not people and money is not speech.

Let's suport Proposition 59 and make California the 17th state to support reversing the 2010 Supreme Court decision in Citizens United. Proposition 59 makes clear thet corporations are not people, should not have th same constitutional rights as people, and it allows we the people to regulate or limit contributions and spending on campaigns.

Prop 59 Supporters Hold County Rally To Eliminate 'Corporate Personhood'

September 15, 2016

SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CA – A national effort supporters say would amend the U.S. Constitution to eliminate "corporate personhood" came to downtown San Jose Wednesday afternoon, where supporters gathered to push for the passage of a measure on the November ballot that could lend the state's support in making the change.