Money in Politics in the Courts, in the Trump Era and Beyond

December 12, 2017 | | Harvard Law and Policy Review |

For several years, Demos and our partners have been working to fulfill our Constitution’s democratic promise by forging a new legal order that is open to money-in-politics reforms, and marshalling the factual and legal arguments that could help the Court move in this direction. At Demos, we believe that to truly reverse course, a new approach should explicitly grapple with the value of political equality, and how American democracy is still undermined by our long history of race-based exclusion.