Congratulations to Wisconsin United to Amend and the amazing volunteers who helped with these victories. This is another demonstration of the widespread, cross-partisan support for a Constitutional amendment to end the influence of big money in politics. Madison, WI (April 4, 2018) – On Tuesday, April 3rd, Wisconsin residents in nine communities voted to amend the… Read more
A Nation of Progress, Senator Nina Turner and Ben Cohen Talk Democracy
“We’ve always been a nation of progress, but here we are in the 21st century going backward, not just in terms of access to the ballot box, but backward in terms of the voice of everyday people in this country,” Ohio State Senator Nina Turner. Watch Senator Nina Turner and Ben Cohen talking about voting… Read more
1.9 million dollars stamped in protest of Citizens United
WE DID IT! With over 26 events across the country, over 18,000 people stamping, over 45,000 tuning-in on The Young Turks Network, and over 1.9 million bills marked with messages like “Not To Be Used To Bribe Politicians” and “Stamp Money Out Of Politics,” January 21, 2018 marked the biggest decentralized protest against Citizens United,… Read more
Co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s, Ben Cohen Announces Mass Protest to Stamp Money Out of Politics
The tax scam, net neutrality, drilling in the Arctic wildlife-refuge, it’s simple, lawmakers have sold out the American people for campaign contributions and kickbacks. Join Ben and thousands of people across the country and pledge to stamp on January 21, 2018, as part of a massive, decentralized collective action to legally rubber stamp messages like “Not To… Read more
Jerry Passes Ben on the Leaderboard
In the past couple of months. Ben Jerry’s co-founder Jerry Greenfield has rapidly climbed up the Stamp Stampede Leaderboard into the top ten and passed Head Stamper, Ben Cohen. They are among the growing number of stampers with new stamps that have personal, four-digit codes. This allows stampers to be notified when people report bills,… Read more
Virginia’s Election, Who Really Won?
Democrats are celebrating a gubernatorial win in Virginia’s election, but the losers are the American people. Big money in politics once again broke records and distorted the political process, reducing another election to a game of high-tech, expensive name calling. It is another example of our distorted electoral process and portends worse to come in… Read more
Head Stamper Ben and Jerry joined Nina Turner, the former state senator of Ohio AND the Stampede’s latest Board member, to announce the Stampede’s newest initiatives in the video below— Click it, watch it, and share this video on Facebook and Twitter!