The Supreme Court wrongly assumed unlimited outside spending poses no danger of corruption. The result: a few individuals and companies can buy outsize influence with checks larger than the median American’s income.
Debunking the myth of pervasive voter fraud, like debunking the myth behind Barack Obama’s foreign birth or the myth that global warming is a hoax, requires a level of journalistic commitment that few news outlets are able or willing to muster.
The way WI Gov. Scott Walker went after big money contributions in his 2012 recall election is the strongest evidence yet that the logic of the Supreme Court's 'Citizens United' ruling is unsustainable.