Court Rulings

Court rulings and more.

In the Montana case, the U.S. Supreme Court added fuel to the fires of outrage over the Citizens United ruling with a brief unsigned opinion that re-asserts the dominance of the Citizens United decision over state laws. The ruling also permanently overturns a 100-year state law in Montana – now allowing unlimited corporate spending to influence campaigns and elections.
Read details in the New York Times or Common Dreams.

Dollars continue to flow, shattering previous fundraising records. Read here ( how the Supreme Court transformed the campaign finance landscape through Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission — and how the decision is now affecting U.S. politics.