DISCLOSE Act

Chairman Schumer, Ranking Member Alexander, and Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to submit testimony on behalf of Demos for the record in support of the Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections Act of 2012.  DISCLOSE is a straightforward...
03/29/2012
Publication
Screenshot of an anti-Gingrich ad from the Romney CampaignAnyone with a television knows that the post-Citizens United election world has delivered not just unlimited spending from wealthy donors, but also a seemingly unlimited threshold for negativity in campaign advertisements. The numbers are...
03/29/2012
Blog
Eliza Carney has an interesting piece in Roll Call observing that in light of Congressional inaction, several federal agencies have now moved to center stage in the fight over unrestricted campaign money. While bills like DISCLOSE Act continue to be proposed, procedural bottlenecks and the current...
03/01/2012
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