Topic: Federal Election Commission
Questions and answers about the Supreme Court's ruling on campaign finance and how it will change America's elections.
02/02/2010 04:00 pm
US Congress must respond swiftly and forcefully to ensure that corporations do not take over the electoral process.
01/22/2010 01:50 pm
By allowing more corporate and union money in federal campaigns, the high court risks corrupting lawmaking. Watchdogs must stay alert.
01/21/2010 05:01 pm
The Supreme Court campaign finance ruling on Thursday means corporations can spend freely on political ads leading up to elections. The Thursday decision invalidates a part of 2002 McCain-Feingold campaign-finance reform law that sought to limit corporate influence.
01/21/2010 04:18 pm
Anita Dunn and others have called Fox News a wing of the Republican Party and boycotted the network. Critics say Fox News is changing its ways.
10/21/2009 01:00 am
How will Sonia Sotomayor vote? Is John Paul Stevens soon to retire? Will John Roberts and Samuel Alito be more unabashedly conservative? The term begins Monday.
10/04/2009 01:00 am
Aiming to clear out commercial clutter, billboard watchdogs from Rio to Toronto police outdoor ads.
09/22/2009 01:00 am
At a hearing Wednesday on 'Hillary: The Movie,' conservative justices repeatedly asked whether limits on corporate contributions in federal elections are too broad and amount to censorship of free speech.
09/10/2009 01:00 am
Three Supreme Court justices have already announced their willingness to overturn a pair of key precedents.
09/09/2009 01:00 am
At stake in a case it will re-hear Wednesday is whether corporations and unions should enjoy the same rights to political speech as individuals.
09/08/2009 01:00 am