Ice cream man backs campaign finance effort

TeninoJune 5, 2014 

Thank you, Brad Shannon, for writing about Ben Cohen of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream’s recent visit to South Puget Sound Community College. Cohen’s energetic support of Stamping Money Out Of Politics and his support of our Initiative 1329 to get the corrosive power of huge hidden dollars out of our elections is catching.

If readers would like to sign our petition they can do so at Traditions Cafe in Olympia and at Mt. Home Bakery next to the Lacey Post Office. We will have volunteers at the Olympia Farmers Market on Saturday and June 14.

If our initiative gets on the ballot, we would be joining the 16 states that have already passed legislation, and the 20 other states that are working on the issue this year. Clearly a lot of Americans are fed up with the status quo.

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