A few links to other sites concerned with improving our government, our constitution, and our nation:
(Let me know if you would like your site linked here, too: Changetheconstitution@gmail.com
Changing the Constitution
To Amend: Campaign to Legalize Democracy
This group is reacting to the horrible Supreme Court ruling
which makes corporations equivalent to you and I in the eyes of the law
(but not accountable, as you and I are). There is a petition I
urge you to consider signing.
Lobbying (the US's legalized corruption)
Center for Responsive Politics "OpenSecrets.org is your
nonpartisan guide to money’s influence on U.S. elections and public
policy. Whether you’re a voter, journalist, activist, student or
interested citizen, use our free site to shine light on your government.
DownSize DC: A brilliant approach to limiting government, with multiple campaigns targeting several issues.
The Tea Party Links: There seem to be several of these, each with the goal of limiting government
The Tea Party Movement
Tea Party Patriots : This group claims to be the original tea party organizers. Nice site, good blogs
They also have a Political Action Committee: Liberty First PAC
Tax Day Tea Party: A group with a political action committee and endorsing candidates. Very political.
Wikipedia's look at the tea party protests
Ron Paul is perhaps the most famous American who works for changes similar to the ones proposed here.
The American Spectator A wealth of candid, mostly political, analysis and insights
Campaign Finance Reform
Clean Elections: A very progressive plan to change the way campaigns are financed
Wikipedia's inimitable review of Campaign Finance Reform
Out of Control Federal Spending
Peter G Peterson Foundation
This is THE most important site on the topic. Mr. David
Walker spearheads reducing government spending. Practical,
factual, and very crucial for all of us.
Shadow Government Statistics. John Williams's premier site for data, information and reality regarding the numbers affecting our lives that the US government puts forth
The Tenth Amendment Center hosts an outstanding essay by Representative Ron Paul
Info on the proposed Spending Limit Amendment to the US Constitution
Balanced Budget Amendment
Americans for a Balanced Budget Amendment A true grass roots organization working on at least part of what the Limitations Amendment proposes.
The US Constitution
The US Constitution Online A great resource for you and I, as non-lawyer types
Surviving the Coming Financial Collapse
Casey's Daily Dispatch
This is an incredible, free daily newsletter which analyzes
financial and socio-political information in a stark and frankly
Ed Steer's Gold and Silver Daily
This is a free, daily analysis of the precious metals market, but
I include it here because the author, a Canadian, provides astute
analysis, and has 4 or 5 links every day to potentially critical articles from
all over the world.
Alex Jones: Info Wars
This is the premier site that corrals information from many sources to look at our world from unique perspectives.
BOOKS that are worth your time
Survival+ by Charles Hugh Smith:
OMG, this is the most accurate assessment of our current
politico-financial conundrum. Definately worth your read.
And, you may want to visit his blog, too
THE LIMITATIONS AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION
as proposed by we, the people, the citizens of these United States