Why are we doing this?
What ever your issue is, THIS is your issue.
You are invited to our next monthly meeting: Saturday, May 13 at 1:30 at the Democracy Center, 45 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge. We meet every second Saturday of the month.
A 100th Anniversary event We are trying to put together an event in the State House in Nurses Hall on June 6th at 3 pm, to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the last Mass. State Constitutional Convention. This Convention gave us the Initiative and Referendum Amendment along with 21 other amendments. Anyone interested in […]
Three State House bills, based on PassMassAmendment language, need your support! Bill H.63 would amend the Massachusetts Constitution, based on “Corporations Are Not People, Money Is Not Speech.” The Joint Committee on the Judiciary has until May 10th to deliver their ruling for H.63. For the full legislature to be able to vote on […]
ASK STATE LEGISLATORS to CO-SPONSOR and support H.3484 to reduce Out-Of-State money in our elections! H.3484, sponsored by Representative Mike Connolly, has been released from House Counsel. It deals with limiting contributions from non-residents of MA on State, County and Municipal elections, along with ballot initiatives. Find Legislators contact info here: https://malegislature.gov/Search/FindMyLegislator For a SAMPLE LETTER, […]
The new Bill number has been released! H63 (no Senate bill number yet, we may not need one). Please ASK YOUR STATE LEGISLATORS to “co-sponsor”. They have til Feb 3, to endorse, which may be extended. Either way, please ask your Legislators to endorse, and if they already have, please thank them!
UPDATE! The Session is OVER at the Statehouse. They did NOT pass our bills. They didn’t even discuss them! But we are undeterred! We MUST clarify that government is FOR THE PEOPLE! not FOR the Corporations! We are refiling in both the House (Rep. Paul Mark) and the Senate (Sen. Donnelly). And expect Bill numbers SOON! We’ll […]
We’ll be meeting at the Watertown Library (2nd Floor Trustees Meeting Room), to develop our 2017 action plan! We’ll be re-filing our bills. We’ve got a new lead sponsor in the House (Rep Paul Mark) and he’s got plans for how to get this passed this year!
We didn’t get enough signatures. But we’re moving forward again in 2017 by filing new bills. Stay tuned!
We have from now til 11/23 to GET SIGNATURES to show the Legislature that WE WANT BIG MONEY OUT! CLICK HERE TO GET THE FORMS! Contact us to help at one of our petitioning events, or petition on your own. Contact us if you have any questions, or look at the resources above for guidance […]
Hey everyone! get ready to collect signatures! to help get BIG MONEY OUT of our elections! We aim to amend the Massachusetts Constitution, to clarify that “Corporations Are NOT People, Money is NOT Speech” in Massachusetts. Collect signature to help progress this to the ballot. If the Legislature will not progress our Bills (S53, H933 […]