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Toledo Move to Amend affiliate media coverage on "Leading Edge"

March 16, 2014

Toledo Move to Amend affiliate was featured on the March 16 edition of WTOL's Leading Edge with Jerry Anderson.  In this appearance, we discuss Move to Amend's goals, our recent co-sponsorship of "Inequality for All" community screenings with Toledo Area Jobs with Justice, Owens Community College Student Government, and the University of Toledo Department of Social Work; and the upcoming Town Hall Faith Conversations on Income Inequality to be held 6:30 PM March 27 at University Church.

"We The People" Day Forum Attracts Standing Room Only Crowd

February 19, 2014

A standing-room-only crowd of more than 60 people filled Mahall's Twenty Lanes on February 1 to celebrate "We The People" Day in Lakewood and to question prominent elected officials about money in politics. The public forum was sponsored by the Lakewood Move To Amend Committee and featured Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, State Representative Nickie Antonio and At-Large Lakewood City Council Member Tom Bullock.

Initiative Petition Appears Headed to Mentor Ballot

February 3, 2014

Mentor voters could see an initiative petition on the November ballot that takes issue with a U.S. Supreme Court ruling regarding the federal Campaign Reform Act.

A Mentor affiliate of a national coalition, Move to Amend, appears to have enough valid signatures to submit to electors a proposed ordinance instructing the city to inform federal and state elected officials that voters “want a constitutional amendment ending constitutional rights for corporations and overturning the legal doctrine of money being considered equivalent to speech,” the MTA website says.