Comments for: Wednesday, June 18, 2014: Big money in politics, gun law reform, yard trash

Posted June 17, 2014, at 11:30 a.m.

Fat cats Big money in elections and politics is bad for democracy. Recent Supreme Court decisions in Citizens United and McCutcheon characterized corporations as people and struck down limits on what corporations and people can contribute to political campaigns. The Maine Ethics Commission has since suspended the $25,000 limit on …

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