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Rich Lowry: Politicized prosecution run amok

...Walker's opponents weaponized campaign-finance law, literally. Journalist...other things, fishing for campaign-finance violations, on dubious grounds...isn't appropriate in a tenuous campaign-finance investigation, let alone as...
Rich Lowry: The First Amendment is such a nuisance

...Court rules in favor of the First Amendment in a campaign-finance case, the left recoils in disgust.The court's...decision in McCutcheon should have been a slam-dunk. Campaign-finance law limits how much a single donor can give in an...
Alaska deserves better from its elected leaders

...politicians have been accused of violating ethics and campaign finance laws. A House Ethics Committee found that illegal use of city resources that violates campaign finance laws. Alaskans are no strangers to ethics violations...
Rich Lowry: The Kochs ride again

...Democrats, outraged so-called campaign-finance reformers and inspired hand-wringing...the natural consequence," campaign-finance reformer Lawrence Lessig griped...of contribution limits. The campaign-finance reformers kneecapped the political...
Amendment would fix big money in elections

...Alaska's Agreement' is not going to fix the issue of campaign finance reform. Its hard to fix a broken system, since...elections by virtue of the money that they can spend. Campaign finance reform is important, in order to restrict campaign...
Inversion aversion

...It's just one of the scams we like to call "loopholes" that the rich have arranged through their lobbying and campaign-finance bribery to get written into the code. But the practice is metastasizing, as more and more conglomerates discover...
Over our heads

...examples. Where, oh where do we start? How about the proposition that any reform will be corrupted? Our present campaign-finance laws, for instance, are a patchwork of changes meant to clean up a system that amounted to bribery of our elected...
Candidates answer questions on Super PACS

...spending would have, whether they would refuse backing from outside groups and what they'd do as a senator to address campaign finance laws. Their responses have been edited for length. -Sen. Mark Begich, first-term incumbent: "Independent...
Senate hopeful asks foe to help end attack ads

...will be a stark contrast between his put-corporations-first position and Senator Begich's support for real campaign finance reform, including support of a constitutional amendment throwing out Citizens United," the 2010 court ruling...
What others say: 'Alaska Agreement' good theory, flawed practice a political gambit rather than a true effort at campaign finance reform.One fact that makes this clear is the fact...Sullivan's unwillingness to support limits on campaign finance in races other than his own.- Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...


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