On March 1st 2015, End Citizens United was formed for the specifically try and make sure that the citizens got a fair government that wasn’t cooked up by rich people in the name of democracy.
Citizens United which had been formed to back the Republican cause was accused of trying to get billionaires to buy the government officials at the time. From the president to the other significant players in the government, they were setting up the board just the way they wanted it.
This is not the way a government should be and that is why End Citizens United was formed. To make the people aware and to have them chip in to solve the problem of bought governments that were formed due to the unlimited funds
The Aim Of Having End Citizens United
It is clear that the American system of elections, campaign and politics is riddled with big money players who have the power to buy out politicians by backing them and getting them in office to serve their own interests over time.
With that kind of power and that almost bottomless pit of money, there is nothing they can’t do to get their pieces of the chess board into position. That is what should be our main concern, making sure that the people who are elected aren’t just pawns/puppets.
The main strategy here is to get to the people to protest and fight back against this kind of system that threatens the integrity of our government.
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The Democrat Cause
The Republicans are the ones getting all the big funding from these billionaires with interest that the government can cater for. So, the End Citizens United is just looking out for the opposing side which has the best interests of Americans at heart, The Democrats
There is not a political agenda with sides; it’s a call for a better and more honest way of doing things in the government.
Ending Citizens United
When the Supreme Court allowed the formation of Citizens United, there were a surprising number of rich people like the Koch Brothers who decided to buy out the politicians by way of funding them. It put a hole in the process of elections and campaigns.
The only way to end Citizens is to have an amendment passed. That will need a lot of signatures, a lot of support and massive public power that has to come from the grassroots. So, the people who can change the situation are the citizens who care.
So far, they have gotten the attention of the people. They have raised several million to help with the agenda. They are confident that if they can get the people to participate more actively, they can make it happen.
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