Entries Tagged as 'Sen. Dede Feldman'

A Gap in Legislative News: Citizens United

February 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Denise Tessier Those who read ABQJournalWatch’s sister Web site, Clearly New Mexico, know that the state House of Representatives has voted to ask Congress to send the states a constitutional amendment that would overturn the Citizens United Supreme Court decision. House Memorial 4 passed that body 38-29 more than a week ago (Jan. 31). […]

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Petitioning for Democracy

January 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Denise Tessier How’s this for serendipity? Having just read Bloomberg Business’s account of Google’s estimated 7 million signers to its petition protesting anti-Internet piracy legislation, I decided a post about the role of petitions in today’s democracy was overdue. Then, refreshing my email to get the Bloomberg link I’d sent myself, in came the […]

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