Russ Feingold–The Father of Campaign Finance Reform–Finds Himself in Hot Water Over PAC Spending

Russ Feingold is known as the father of campaign finance reform. During his tenure as a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, Feingold was a vehement critic of the role of money in elections and an enormous proponent of campaign finance reform. He, along with Sen. John McCain, authored a landmark bill, which came to be known…
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Democrats’ Big-Donor Hypocrisy On Full Display

Nearly everywhere you turn this election cycle Democrats are warning voters about the dire implications that “outside spending” or “dark money” will have on the political process. In Michigan Gary Peters argued, “There should be out of state billionaires controlling the dialogue. It should be Michiganders that are controlling the dialogue.” But as Brad Dayspring…
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McCutcheon and the Real Death of Democracy

Taking a page from the Nietzsche playbook, Democrats have declared democracy dead. The unlikely murderer is a little known electrical engineer named Shaun McCutcheon who now acts as CEO of an engineering firm that specializes in the mining industry. He’s also a dedicated Republican activist and donor who generally maxes out his contribution limits under…
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Harry’s Hypocrisy

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has spent much of the last few months attempting to make the Koch brothers into an election year bogeyman. In part due to his lack of leadership, Senate Democrats have absolutely nothing to run on, so rather than promote a policy they are reducing to setting up straw men –…
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