Campaign finance has always been
What's this case?
Citizens United. The Supremes ruled that election spending
I'm bored. Why is this a big deal?
What's a PAC?
A political action committee. They can give money directly to candidates and political parties. But
And what's the other one?
Yup. Recently, the head of the Federal Election Commission – which literally exists to make sure everyone’s following campaign finance laws – said there's really
There are a lot of rules to campaign finance. And a lot of loopholes. The 2016 presidential race was one of the
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