Campaign Finance Reform to include public financing of presidential and congressional elections, disclosure of all campaign donations, constitutional amendment to mitigate effects of Citizens United vs FEC)
Wall Street Reform (Re-instate modern version of Glass-Steagal, set realistic leverage limits on bank lending, prosecute senior executives for illegal acts, not just fine their companies, force all derivatives to be bought/sold via open market trading, make it illegal to write derivatives at huge multiples of the underlying value of an entity
Tax Code Reform (Close loopholes in code, revisit Simpson - Bowles, treat "carried trade" as ordinary income
Give voice to independents as competitors to our two party system by holding primaries with all candidates that have certain minimum qualifications not related to money raised.
Initiate Top 2 Open Primaries for state and federal legislators to introduce real competition into races.
Harness the power of the Internet to conduct voter polling, not the crap put out by the "paid" pollsters that know how to get the answer they want, not the message the public intends
No Labels 12 Step Program for Congress
Amend the constitution to set term limits for Congress
Amend the constitution to mitigate Citizens United
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- Ray Hudkins