S.J.Res. 4: A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to restore the rights of the American people that were taken away by the Supreme Court’s decision in the Citizens United case and related decisions, to protect the integrity of our elections, and to limit the corrosive influence of money in our democratic process.

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Jan 21, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 21, 2015

This resolution was assigned to a congressional committee on January 21, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Junior Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2015
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Jan 21, 2015

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S.J.Res. 4 is a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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