Why are we organizing forums every month?
Dark money has hijacked our Democracy &
if we love the idea of America with all its hopes and dreams, then we are mandated to Be INFORMED & TAKE ACTION.
In 2016 Jane Mayer wrote 'Dark Money'. In this book she talks about the take-over of our Democracy by enormously wealthy individuals & corporations that further expanded their political power after the Citizens United decision.
When David Koch lost his vice presidential bid in 1980, he realized that he didn’t have to hold office, he could just buy his politicians. “The 2010 midterm elections ushered in a political system that the Koch's spent 30 years plotting to bring about.” 100's of millions of dollars created ‘anti-government Koch clones’ financing an interlocking network of think tanks, academic programs and news media outlets that far exceeded their wildest dreams.
"Dirty Money in AZ"
Tuesday April 17th, 2018 6:30-8:00pm
Unitarian Universalist Church of Tucson
4831 E. 22 St, Tucson, AZ 85711
Terry served as the Mayor of Phoenix in the late 80’s. He was AZ Attorney General from 2003-2011. He currently is on the board of the Central AZ Water Conservation District and has his own law firm, Goddard Law Office. Mr Goddard is heading the Initiative, ‘Stop Political Dirty Money Amendment’ and we are honored to have him speak at this event.
Luis is a Senior Congressional Staffer. His leadership roles include: Campaign Manager for Felecia Rotellini, Public Affairs Director for Union Pacific Railroad’s AZ and New Mexico operations, Yuma County Planning and Zoning Commission. He is currently Arizona’s representative on the Democratic National Committee and he brings a wealth of knowledge to our forum.