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Supreme Court Mccutcheon Ruling

Supreme Court Rules to Bring Back Segregation in Favor of Corporations

Chris Michael | Posted 06.03.2014 | Comedy
Chris Michael

WASHINGTON -- On April Fool's day, the Supreme Court showed the country its complete lack of irony with a 5-4 decision to bring back the segregation laws of the pre-1950s.

McCutcheon, the Majority, and the Challenge of Our Time

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

One compelling way to look at this ruling is by contrasting its immediate and long-term effects with the American people's aspirations for their government. They are at cross purposes. Even before this ruling, 64 percent of those polled believed that our country's economic rules unfairly favor the rich. This ruling will rig the game even further.

Here's Who Will Likely Benefit From The Supreme Court's McCutcheon Ruling, In One Graph

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

The Supreme Court opened the door for even more money to be pumped into the political system with its Wednesday ruling on McCutcheon v. FEC, which str...

Supreme Court Strikes Down Overall Limits On Campaign Contributions

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

The Supreme Court ruled in the case of McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission Wednesday, striking down overall limits on campaign contributions. ...