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A few more thoughts about big money in politics
Yesterday I did a little reading and learned that money can’t really buy elections. But when it’s evaluated and facts are set out, it becomes complicated. Not because money can buy elections (it can’t), but because so much money is … Continue reading
Posted in Capitalism, Corruption, Government, Joe Biden and his people, political campaigns, Politics, Propaganda, The Facts of Life, The filthy rich, Trumpism, TV commercials, voting rights Tagged Citizens United, cryptocurrency, dark money, dark money PACs, Marjorie Taylor Greene, megayachts, Prevagen, Sheldon Whitehouse, the DISCLOSE Act Comments Off on A few more thoughts about big money in politics
So what’s doing in the Citizens United Supreme Court?
This. As reported by many newspapers and here by SCOTUSBlog, which I follow. It’s a terse, apolitical layout of what happened. (If I remember correctly, Citizens United — indeed, Scalia said as much — does not state anything about dark … Continue reading
Posted in Law, suits and order, Politics, The Facts of Life, The filthy rich Tagged American Crossroads, Citizens United, dark money PACs, Federal Election Commission, John Roberts, Judge Beryl Howell, Karl Rove, SCOTUS, SCOTUSblog Comments Off on So what’s doing in the Citizens United Supreme Court?