The next campaign finance step | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The next campaign finance step

Posted By on Wed, May 18, 2011 at 8:50 AM

Republicans plan a super PAC that will coordinate fund-raising with candidates. It could create a gigantic sewer of soft money the likes of which has never been seen. Many, including former Republican lawyers, think it is illegal. It's creators don't care. They say the Supreme Court and no one else who matters will care.

This is the outgrowth of Citizens United.

When money talks this loudly, ONLY money talks. And we know, thanks to Republican policies, a shrinking number have the really big money.

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