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DissedByBush Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-11-09 11:34 PM
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16. Tough one for this specific case
Free speech vs. campaign finance. I'm sensitive to the issues of corruption of the electoral system through money but I'm kind of rabid when it comes to freedom of speech.
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  - I have the same problem with the corporations  DissedByBush   Sep-12-09 02:11 PM   #29 
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