Monthly Archives: March 2017

Joint Committee of Connecticut Legislature Approves Cutting-Edge Law Challenging Super PACs and Foreign-Influenced Corporate Political Spending

Last night, a joint committee of the Connecticut General Assembly took a big step in the movement to push back against Citizens United. The legislature’s joint Government Administration and Elections Committee approved House Bill 5589. With the leadership of Senator … More »

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Postpone Gorsuch Hearings Until Russia Investigation Complete

We call upon the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to postpone the confirmation hearings for Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court until the questions of Russian interference in the election, and potential Trump campaign coordination or collusion, have … More »

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FSFP Urges NY Attorney General & Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York to Investigate Allegations of Corruption Involving President Trump, Trump Organization

Free Speech For People called on the Attorney General of New York and the Acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York (the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan) to investigate serious allegations of potential corruption involving President Trump and the Trump Organization. More »

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FSFP Joins 120 Groups in Letter to Senate Judiciary Committee: Press Gorsuch on Money In Politics Views

Today, more than 100 U.S. Representatives and more than 120 labor, environmental, civil rights, and democracy reform groups delivered letters to the Senate Judiciary Committee urging them to thoroughly vet Judge Gorsuch’s views on money in politics. More »

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