Citizen United

It has been two weeks since the election, and the big number we're going to focus on is: $6 billion. That's how much money was spent on the 2012 campaign... And a lot of that money came from big donors. So what do those donors have planned now that the election is over? Well, plenty of people...
11/21/2012
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NEW YORK -- Nearly 9 in 10 Americans agree that there is way too much corporate money in politics, and 51 percent strongly agree, according to a new poll released today by the Corporate Reform Coalition. The survey, conducted by Bannon Communications, found overwhelming support for strong, common...
10/25/2012
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Counsel Adam Lioz spoke with Peter Overby on NPR about the Supreme Court's decision not to recognize Montana's right to limit campaign spending. Adam explained, "the 1st amendment was never intended as a tool for the wealthy to dominate our political process." 
06/26/2012
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Washington, D.C. – Today U.S. PIRG Education Fund and Demos released a new analysis of the funding sources for the campaign finance behemoths, Super PACs. The findings confirmed what many have predicted in the wake of the Supreme Court’s damaging Citizens United decision: since their inception in...
02/08/2012
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