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Why shouldn't California voters get to weigh in on Citizens United?
Why shouldn't California voters get to weigh in on Citizens United?

Got an opinion about the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission? Feel free to weigh in, just not on the November ballot. The California Supreme Court has lodged a preemptive strike against one method of fighting that decision by ruling that Proposition 49 should not be placed on the 2014 general election ballot. Proposition 49 is an advisory measure that would urge Congress to propose a constitutional amendment to overturn the Citizens United decision. What's Citizens United? In 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in that case that corporations (and other “artificial entities”) have a 1st Amendment right to spend unlimited sums...

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