Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 8:00 PM

Are Super PACs Transforming American Politics?

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The product of two court decisions, Citizens United and v. FEC, super PAC spending is on course to make 2012 the most expensive presidential election in history. These super-charged political action committees may spend and receive unlimited amounts of money from individuals, corporations or unions to advocate for political candidates -- as long as they are independent of the candidates' campaigns. Are our elections being bought by the wealthy few, or has democracy been enhanced by increased political speech?

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