2019 Articles

The Citizen’s United v FEC decision by the Supreme Court opened the floodgates to campaign spending by deep-pocket anonymous donors. The following articles and reports portray the aftermath of this decision:

January 16, 2018: New hope for reversing Citizens United Door County Daily News

January 16, 2018: Penn Asks Minocqua Residents To Back Amendment On Corporate Money WXPR Public Radio

January 14, 2019: Democrats’ small-donor campaign finance proposal is a great deal for taxpayers Vox

January 4, 2019: House Democrats unveil first major legislative package of voting, campaign finance and ethics overhauls Roll Call

January 3, 2019: New polling shows voters — including independents — want Congress to pass an anti-corruption bill Vox

January 2, 2019: Elizabeth Warren says ‘government has been bought and paid for’ by big business. Political scientists say she’s got a point. Washington Post