URGENT: Call Senators TODAY to Oppose S. 3628, the Incumbent Protection Act

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C4L needs your immediate help to stop one of the worst assaults ever on the First Amendment. With time running out before Congress adjourns for recess, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has scheduled a cloture vote on S. 3628, the DISCLOSE Act (which should be known as “the Establishment Protection Act” or “Incumbent Protection Act”),…

H.R. 5175 Restricting Free Speech in Elections, Stalls in Congress

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June 21, 2010    Byline: Fredreka Schouten      USA TODAY WASHINGTON – A high-profile effort by President Obama and top Democrats to clamp down on special interest spending in elections has faltered, nearly six months after a Supreme Court ruling cleared the way for unlimited corporate and union spending on independent campaign ads. Action on a bill…