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Senator Tester Calls for Constitutional Amendment to Fight Dark Money and End Citizens United
From Senator Jon Tester: 'The U.S. Supreme Court’s controversial Citizens United decision is a threat to transparent democracy and should be overturned with a constitutional amendment in order to uphold Montana values.' Tester has always opposed the unpopular 2010 decision, which allows corporations to spend unlimited money on political campaigns with no transparency. That means even foreign corporations can “buy” American elections, Tester said. “Montanans expect real people—not corporations—to decide our elections, and I’ll do whatever it takes to guarantee full transparency in the process,” Tester said. “The Citizens United decision undermines Montana values. Montanans rejected corporate control of elections