Comments for: Friday, October 18, 2013: Campaign finances, First Wind, Orono green space

Posted Oct. 17, 2013, at 12:29 p.m.

Kiss democracy goodbye The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday on McCutcheon vs. the Federal Election Commission, a campaign-finance case that argues caps on money in elections violate First Amendment rights to free speech and association. The First Amendment and the Bill of Rights are intended as a protection for …

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