April 15, 2014

The solution to money in politics is free speech

On Thursday, the day after the Supreme Court’s decision in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, The Washington Post and the New York Times between them carried eight separate print articles about the ruling. McCutcheon is the latest in a string of decisions in which the court has held that various limits on campaign contributions violate the First Amendment free speech rights of rich people and corporations.

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