Texas to Consider Bill for 28th Amendment to Overturn Citizens United

Jeffrey Clements Posted by Jeffrey Clements.

Jeffrey Clements is a cofounder and general counsel of Free Speech for People, a national, nonpartisan campaign to oppose corporate personhood and pass the People’s Rights Amendment.


Tomorrow, Thursday, March 30th, there will be a public hearing for bill HCR 34 before the Select Committee on House State and Federal Power and Responsibility in the Texas Leg....

Tomorrow, Thursday, March 30th, there will be a public hearing for bill HCR 34 before the Select Committee on House State and Federal Power and Responsibility in the Texas Legislature. The bill, sponsored by Representative Rafael Anchia, urges Congress to propose and submit to the states for ratification an 28th amendment to the U.S. Constitution, overturning the Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling.

Across the state, Texans are making their voices heard to demand that Texas is the next state on record calling on Congress for a 28th Amendment to get big money out of our politics and to restore democracy to the people. Together, we will reclaim our democracy for “we the people”.

Will Texas be the next on the record, calling on Congress to propose a 28th Amendment to overturn Citizens United?

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