Next sweeping campaign finance decision coming down the pike
07/31/2013 10:07 AM
07/31/2013 10:09 AM
Here is comes:
Another U.S. Supreme Court ruling on campaign spending, and this one could be a doozy.
In the pipeline,Jeff Toobin of The New Yorker points out,
is a case that could result in the wiping away of all campaign contribution limits.
Today, federal limits stand at $2,600 to any one candidate during a campaign cycle. But that could become history, based on a new case before the court and the court’s own recent history on this subject.
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