Tag: Citizens United
The problem is that far too many Americans do not feel any such obligation and that’s why so many incompetents and corporate-controlled politicians keep getting elected again and again.
Both Republican and Democratic voters want to amend the Constitution to limit big money’s role in politics.
This is not the sort of democracy the Framers had in mind, but if there is no distinction between private wealth and political influence, it’s the sort we’d better get used to.
“I am saddened, but not surprised, by the outcome.”
Constitutional amendment organizers are confident of an eventual victory. “The push toward justice has always started at the grassroots.”