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Move to Amend Reports on the People’s Caravan from the RNC to the DNC

July 14, 2016

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

Get on board the People’s Caravan with Cindy Weisner, National Coordinator of Grassroots Global Justice Alliance, as it connects the Republican and Democratic Conventions to the growing unrest among the nation's frontline communities. Join us to learn all about it! 

We'll also be talking with Daniel Lee of Move to Amend’s National Leadership Team and Jackrabbit Pollack from the People’s Revolution about the upcoming People's Convention.

Press Coverage

Clevelanders could vote on whether corporations should be people

July 6, 2016

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Clevelanders could vote in November to call on the U.S. Congress to pass a constitutional amendment declaring that corporations are not people and cannot spend unlimited amounts of money in political campaigns.

Move to Amend, a national group pushing to overturn a 2010 Supreme Court decision, submitted a petition Wednesday to Cleveland City Council. The petition has 8,906 signatures, well over the 5,000 required for formal consideration.

Effort To Get Secret Money Out Of Politics Might Be Coming To A Public Event Near You

July 1, 2016

If you go to a parade or public festival this weekend, you might see groups collecting signatures for a variety of possible ballot issues. One of those is meant to take the money out of politics.

Listen to the story at http://statenews.org/post/effort-get-secret-money-out-politics-might-be-...

"Move to Amend" Hopes to Reverse Citizens United Political Contributions Ruling

July 1, 2016

If you go to a parade or public festival this weekend, you might see groups collecting signatures for a variety of issues. One is to try to limit campaign contributions.

The group Move to Amend Ohio has a problem with the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that allows a lot of money from unknown sources to fund political campaigns anonymously.