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Campaigning Under The Fair Elections Now Act

January 25, 2010 - by Eric Naing

Of the options being considered in the wake of the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision, one has taken shape in Congress: the Fair Elections Now Act - a measure allowing public financing of House and Senate campaigns.

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Congress Reacts To The Citizens United Case

January 25, 2010 - by Eric Naing

Last week's Supreme Court ruling in the Citizens United case allowing direct corporate spending on elections could drastically change how elections in this country play out. Now Democrats in Congress are brainstorming ways to react to the decision.

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The Corporatization of Political Discourse

January 21, 2010 - by Donny Shaw

"The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that corporations may spend as freely as they like to support or oppose candidates for president and Congress, easing decades-old limits on business efforts to influence federal campaigns."

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