Petition Update

The Fed Audit - Yet More Reasons To Constitutionally Ban Citizens United

John Watts
Nashville, TN

Sep 5, 2012 — The recent findings of the Fed audit are yet more proof that Citizens United should be constitutionally banned in all states. From Senator Bernie Sanders' website ( Full Story: http://goo.gl/12o2i )

"The first top-to-bottom audit of the Federal Reserve uncovered eye-popping new details about how the U.S. provided a whopping $16 trillion in secret loans to bail out American and foreign banks and businesses during the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression. An amendment by Sen. Bernie Sanders to the Wall Street reform law passed one year ago this week directed the Government Accountability Office to conduct the study. "As a result of this audit, we now know that the Federal Reserve provided more than $16 trillion in total financial assistance to some of the largest financial institutions and corporations in the United States and throughout the world," said Sanders. "This is a clear case of socialism for the rich and rugged, you're-on-your-own individualism for everyone else.""