Category Archives: Ron Fein

Our Testimony in Support of the Democracy For All Amendment

Free Speech For People submitted written testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, in support of the Democracy For All Amendment. The written testimony includes a copy of our … More »

Comments Off on Our Testimony in Support of the Democracy For All Amendment

WATCH: Ron Fein Discusses Seattle Legislation to End Super PACs and Stop Foreign-Influenced Corporate Spending To Influence Local Elections

FSFP Legal Director Ron Fein joined John Iadarola on The Damage Report to discuss Seattle’s proposed legislation to end foreign-influenced corporate political spending and super PACs in local elections.  “The legislation has two main parts. One of them is to … More »

Comments Off on WATCH: Ron Fein Discusses Seattle Legislation to End Super PACs and Stop Foreign-Influenced Corporate Spending To Influence Local Elections

New CAP Report on Ending Foreign-Influenced Corporate Spending in U.S. Elections Highlights Problem, Validates FSFP’s Work

A new report from the Center for American Progress, written by senior fellow Michael Sozan, highlights the problem of political spending by foreign-influenced corporations. The report—which cites Free Speech For People’s pioneering legislative work in places like Seattle, St. Petersburg, … More »

Comments Off on New CAP Report on Ending Foreign-Influenced Corporate Spending in U.S. Elections Highlights Problem, Validates FSFP’s Work

Ron Fein Returns To Rising Up With Sonali To Discuss The First Day of Public Impeachment Hearings

Free Speech For People Legal Director Ron Fein appeared on Rising Up With Sonali to discuss the first day of public hearings for the ongoing impeachment investigation of Donald Trump. Wednesday’s public testimony featured acting U.S Ambassador to Ukraine William … More »

Comments Off on Ron Fein Returns To Rising Up With Sonali To Discuss The First Day of Public Impeachment Hearings

Statement of Free Speech For People Regarding Passage of H. Res. 660

We launched our impeachment campaign on January 20, 2017, the day of President Trump’s inauguration, because of his immediate and serious violations of the Constitution’s anti-corruption emoluments clauses. We welcome yesterday’s action by the House of Representatives specifying rules for … More »

Comments Off on Statement of Free Speech For People Regarding Passage of H. Res. 660

Trump’s War in Yemen Against Congressional Opposition is an Impeachable Offense

Six months after Congress expressly disapproved US military action in Yemen, the war continues unabated. Congress has additional tools available to restrict or end US involvement. But as Congress’s impeachment inquiry moves forward, there’s another question: Is President Trump’s ongoing … More »

Comments Off on Trump’s War in Yemen Against Congressional Opposition is an Impeachable Offense

Testimony to Massachusetts legislature in support of a resolution calling for impeachment of President Trump

The Massachusetts Legislature’s Joint Committee on Veterans and Foreign Affairs today heard testimony on a resolution supporting impeachment proceedings against President Donald J. Trump. The resolution, introduced in the state Senate by Sen. Jo Comerford in January, cites ten legal … More »

Comments Off on Testimony to Massachusetts legislature in support of a resolution calling for impeachment of President Trump