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naaman fletcher Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-21-10 11:37 AM
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3. The problem is McCain Feingold over-reached..
The plaintiff has a good case. He creates a video, asks some supporters to help finance it, and wants to broadcast his message. This is no damn different than the publishing of the Federalist Papers or just about anything else that was done by the Founding Fathers.

The ban on corporate giving that has existed for a long time was fine, but McCain-Feingold, in over-reaching, wound up getting that repealed as well.

It should be easy for a few people to get together and fund whatever political speech they want. McCain-Feingold tried to make that near impossible, and now we have suffered the result.
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