Tag Archives: Citizens United

Who’s afraid of Mike Bloomberg’s ad blitz?

Mike Bloomberg announced his multi-gazillion TV ad buy just as I was writing a very short chapter in my short book, How I Learned The Facts of Life, about the effect of TV commercials. Will Bloomberg’s ad blitz alter my … Continue reading

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The best analysis of damage done by Citizens United

Today in the Times, Thomas Edsall lays out — I wish he could literally, lay it out on the ground and drive a stake through its heart — Citizens United, which many experts consider the worst Supreme Court decision ever. … Continue reading

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Bill of Campaign Rights: Campaign advertising

Campaign advertising. Of course, unless we have some control over campaign presentations, no amount of clean money will guarantee a clean campaign. So the second part of this new Bill of Rights will involve the campaigns themselves. I’m now going … Continue reading

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