Posts Tagged ‘McCutcheon v FEC’

May
2014
2

Proposal to Reverse Citizens United, McCutcheon Introduced by Top Dems in Senate Hearing

Proposal to Reverse Citizens United, McCutcheon Introduced by Top Dems in Senate Hearing
  During a Senate Rules Committee hearing New York Senator Charles Schumer said that the Senate will vote on a constitutional amendment to effectively reverse the Supreme Court’s Citizens United and FEC v. McCutcheon decisions.  The hearing fell victim to predictable partisan divide with no compromise in sight, but Schumer spoke out in...
Oct
2013
7

Second Coming of Citizens United, McCutcheon v. FEC, Would “Create a System of Legalized Bribery”

Second Coming of Citizens United, McCutcheon v. FEC, Would
  The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in McCutcheon vs. FEC, a case that seeks to eliminate limits on campaign donations made directly to candidates.  The case has been referred to as the “new Citizens United” and could severely darken the future of money in politics by allowing a direct and unlimited fiscal line from [&hellip...
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