Citizens United

Gingrich: Remove Campaign Donor Limits To 'Equalize The Middle Class And The Rich'
Former Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich argued on Sunday that allowing unlimited campaign contributions was a necessary step to "equalize" the middle class with the rich. Read more...
RNC's Priebus Lauds SCOTUS Decision On Spending Limits
RNC Chair Reince Priebus praises the Supreme Court ruling that aggregate limits on campaign donations violate the First Amendment. Read more...
Crossroads’ Tax Return Shows Big Donors, But Doesn’t Name Them
The biggest dark money group, launched by Republican strategist Karl Rove, shows in its tax filing that it got one donation of nearly $23 million and another of $18 million. (Donors names not included.) Read more...
What’s the potential fallout from McCutcheon v. FEC, the campaign finance case currently before the Supreme Court. Read more...
Citizen Koch
Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Ted Deutch proposed a constitutional amendment to undo the disastrous Citizens United decision. Read more...

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The acting Internal Revenue Service commissioner on Friday told Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) that applications for 501(c)4 groups had doubled since the Supreme Court's <em>Citizen United</em> ruling, which opened the floodgates for unlimited political spending by corporations. Read more...
The US Supreme Court will tackle campaign finance again, announcing that they will hear a case concerning individual limits to campaign contributions. Read more...
“The Occupy Wall Street movement may have faded from the headlines in the aftermath of the eviction of Zuccotti Park more than a year ago, but the issues that originally sparked it and the activism it inspired remain very much Read more...
To call attention to the dual threats of voter suppression and money in politics, activists have been organizing National Days of Action on and around January 19th to organize teach-ins, rallies and other events around the country. January Read more...
Last weekend, Occupy Wall Street and Reverend Billy put on one of the largest, most elaborate pieces of street art I've ever seen: a mass wedding between humans and corporations on Wall Street, to mark the third anniversary of Citizens Read more...