Posted on May 21, 2014 (June 27, 2022) Democracy Amendments Share: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has announced that there will be a vote later this year on SJ Res 19, introduced by Senator Tom Udall, calling for a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United and restore the ability of Congress and the states to regulate political spending. SJ Res 19 currently has 40 cosponsors. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing regarding the Udall Amendment on June 3rd. The hearing comes soon after the Supreme Court’s McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission decision, in which five justices reversed long-standing precedent and declared aggregate limits on campaign contributions in elections to be unconstitutional in violation of the First Amendment. Read more about this breaking development here.