All candidates running for the Minnesota Senate and House have received a letter asking them to complete the Pledge to Amend questionnaire. Those who have responded can be found on the Move to Amend website at https://movetoamend.org/2016-pledge-amend-candidate-re
One of the most obvious failures in our country is the breakdown of democracy. Even voting can’t be counted on any longer. It is imperative that “We the People” is defined in the US Constitution as human beings only. The First Amendment Right of free speech, in the form of money, given to corporations and other legal entities drowns out the e
The “We the People” bill (SF 2404 and now HF 3650) is essential to unequivocally state in the US Constitution that inalienable rights belong to human beings only, and that money is not a form of protected free speech under the First Amendment and can be regulated in political campaigns.
“Introduce the SF 2404 Companion bill!”
Thanks to all who made calls or sent emails to their Minnesota state senator asking that they support SF 2404. It passed in the Judiciary Committee and will now go to the Rules Subcommittee on Elections with a probability of being heard next week.
DEADLINE: 8 am this Friday (March 18)
Tonight we are beginning phone calls asking constituents to contact their state Senator asking her/him to support SF 2404.
Minnesota Move To Amend Caucus Resolution Report
Caucus goers in 21 Minnesota House Districts including eight districts outside of the Twin Cities metropolitan area reported cheers, applause and even a standing ovation.
Contact minnesota [at] movetoamend.org for more information about getting an active Move To Amend group going in your community and check out this great video to learn more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Qo3rxhmILA