Last week, I had the pleasure of speaking to the Conservative Republicans of San Joaquin County. I discussed PLF’s latest efforts to protect the First Amendment rights of voters nationwide, something you’ll hear much more about next week.
The speech centers around PLF client Andy Cilek, who was threatened with criminal and civil charges just for wearing a t-shirt to the polling place. As I explained, “[t]he shirt didn’t say ‘vote Republican’ or even that others should join the Tea Party. Instead it featured a small Tea Party logo of about three inches next to its primary message: a picture the Gadsden Flag.”