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Entries by Fred Wertheimer from 02/2012

Super PAC Disclosure Reports Reveal Out-of-Control and Corrupt System

| Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics

The Super PAC disclosure reports being filed this week reveal an out-of-control and corrupt system that is doing enormous damage to our political system and to our democracy.

Super PAC Legality? We Don't Believe in the Tooth Fairy Either

| Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

Based on recent published reports, we believe that both the Super PAC supporting Mitt Romney, Restore our Future, and the Super PAC supporting President Barack Obama, Priorities USA Action, are illegal operations.

Citizens United and Contributions to Super PACs: A Little History Is in Order

| Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

The argument that the Citizens United decision has had little responsibility for the torrent of unlimited individual contributions being spent by Super PACs is wrong. A little history is in order.

How Citizens United Unleashed Campaign Spending in Federal Elections by Tax-Exempt Organizations

| Posted 02.24.2012 | Politics

There are two types of entities injecting hundreds of millions of dollars in unlimited contributions into our federal elections as the result of the Citizens United decision.