Justin B. Fung

Tag: transparency

Whoever has the most money gets to choose our next legislators?

In late January 2010, following the Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling—in which five justices came to the conclusion that “corporations and unions have the same First Amendment rights as individuals, which means that corporations and unions are free to spend unlimited amounts of money independently in elections”—I wrote a blog entitled “Whoever has the most […]

Links of the Day, December 9

News The President announces a job creation plan … now let’s hope the plan becomes a reality. He also moves forward on a promise for more transparency in government. Martha Coakley wins the Democratic primary to fill Ted Kennedy’s seat. Health care The Senate rejects abortion restrictions in the health bill. Senate Dems reach a […]

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