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Blunt: SCOTUS decision on campaign finance no big deal
04/02/2014 10:37 AM
04/02/2014 10:51 AM
on campaign finance would have much impact on campaigns.
In a 5-4 ruling,the Court said aggregate limits
on what an individual can give to candidates and parties are unconstitutional. The limit on giving to a specific campaign remains, but a donor can give to numerous candidates without an overall limit.
“I assume it will have some impact, but not a lot of impact,” Blunt said. He said wealthy donors might “cringe” because they no longer can claim they’ve hit the ceiling when candidates ask for help.
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