Campaign Finance Reform

Money, Like Water, Always Finds an Outlet - McCutcheon, the New Citizens United

Harry Brown | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Harry Brown

When the Supreme Court returns for a new term in October, a new case will enter the political vocabulary for all those in Washington. For if the Justices rule in favour of McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, it will depressingly open another floodgate for political campaign contributions.

The US Elections Are A Seven Billion Dollar Scandal

Gareth Edmundson | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Politics
Gareth Edmundson

To every American citizen that reads this article on Huffington Post and beyond, I just want to plant this thought. $7 billion is currently being spent on nothing more than hot air.

Democracy 2: The First Problem with Elections - The Money Angle

Roslyn Fuller | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Politics
Roslyn Fuller

Now that open conflict is more or less a matter of mopping up, the focus in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya will now turn to elections, just as it did i...