Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission
The bully pulpit can capture the public's attention, but it's not enough.
Let's hear more about which decisions a Clinton White House would actually make.
The sought-after rules would require companies to disclose their political spending.
She aims to take corrupt money out of politics.
Disclosure of all political spending is something that most Americans want.
Post-Citizens United, the political establishment has been rejuvenated.
Sanders demanded that Congress address wealth inequality in the United States.
Americans understand elections to be deeply corrupted by corporate and super-rich spending.
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) blasted the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, calling it one of...
The amendment on campaign finance spending is almost certain to fail.
The Senate will consider nominations and an amendment to the Constitution to overturn the Citizens...
GOP Leader Mitch McConnell called it a "partisan effort to weaken the First Amendment."
He still has the ability to do something meaningful on this issue, even without Congress.
The executive order would force federal contractors to disclose their campaign spending.
There are actions he can take to increase transparency, even without Congress.
The decision was the collective judgment by the court's majority to permanently ensconce financial...
"Billionaires should not be allowed to spend hundreds of millions of dollars electing candidates...
A resolution to amend the First Amendment has no chance of succeeding.
The measure was a response to two Supreme Court decisions.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid filed cloture on a constitutional amendment meant to reverse two...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) used Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-Ky.)...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) said she would support efforts to pass a constitutional amendment...
According to the Brennan Center, only a fraction of the money has been reported to the FEC.
When outside money comes in, candidates lose control of their own campaign messages.