Student Life

Reclaming Democracy from SCOTUS

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: 
Lee Auditorium, Wishcamper, Portland
Contact Name: 
Adam Higgins
Contact Email: 
adam.higgins@maine.edu

Presented by the Office of the Student Body President

A presentation and  discussion by Jeff Clements, the president and co-founder of Free Speech for  People, a national, non-partisan campaign to challenge the creation of  Constitutional rights for corporations, overturn Citizens United v. FEC, and  strengthen American democracy and republican self-government. He is the  author of the Corporations Are Not People (Berrett-Koehler, 2012). Jeff is an  attorney, and has represented people, businesses and the public interest  since 1988.