The Supreme Court voted to remove the cap on the overall amount of money individual donors can give to political campaigns, arguing that previously held limits of $48,600 donations to candidates and $74,600 to political party committees violated the First Amendment. What do you think?
“This is a victory for all of us who can’t express ourselves without spending over $50,000 at a time on political campaigns.”
Harry Gondelman • Event Programmer
“Well, you can’t expect corporations to take on the burden of American democracy all on their own.”
Bethany Miller • Curriculum Expert
“That’s okay. All I had was $123,200 anyway.”
Dave Zimmer • Legal Consultant