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The Citizens United decision is the most significant blow to our democracy in recent history. You don’t have to turn on a television during election time to understand our campaigns and elections have been overrun by corporate interests. It’s high time we got our elections back on track. Voters deserve to know about the candidates, but unlimited shadowy super PAC money is out of control.

That’s why I support a Constitutional Amendment to reign in money in elections and set reasonable limits on how much can be raised and spent by candidates and organizations. I also support increased transparency in political spending. We deserve to know the true sponsor of political ads, and I support a law requiring those who pay to influence voters are publicly disclosed. I also believe public companies should report their political activities to shareholders because their investors deserve to know what political ads they’re buying with their money.

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The value and success of our country is due in large part to the diversity of our citizens. I believe we should never discriminate against someone based on gender, race, creed, religion or sexual orientation. I believe in equal rights and I honor and respect all of the cultural,...

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