Elections and Voting

Campaign Bill Splits Democrats

According to CQ Politics, the current version of the new campaign finance bill is splitting Democrats in the house, and well it should. But what is most important to note here is the fatal flaw in campaign finance reform–the fact that it is crafted by politicians pursuing their interests.  That is the value of free…

2010 Midterm Elections

Citizens United Case with the FEC

In the continuing debate about just how much speech can be restricted in the name of campaign finance reform, the FEC has just given Citizens United a victory, in this case allowing it a press exemption for some of its media productions. It seems odd that so many argue that restricting the money, or its…