Representative, and former presidential candidate, Michele Bachmann, speaking at the Heritage Foundation:
Political scientist Joseph Stigltiz explains the vicious cycle:
Reacting against the huge amounts of money allowed into our elections by Supreme Court decisions like Citizens United and McCutcheon, Sen. Udall sponsored a bill that would explicitly allow limits on campaign spending…
Some heads are probably rolling in Michelle Nunn’s campaign headquarters. Full report here.
During his candidacy, Barack Obama promised to ban lobbyists from the White House. That hasn’t quite happened:
James Poulos says something that’s harsh but true: Read Poulos’s opinion piece here.