Posted 4 years ago on April 2, 2014, 5:23 p.m. EST by shoozTroll
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Yes, according to libe(R)tarians. money IS everything.
"Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) blasted the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on Wednesday to abolish overall federal campaign spending limits, meaning that wealthy individuals now have carte blanche to spend as much as they like to affect the outcomes of federal elections.
“Freedom of speech, in my view, does not mean the freedom to buy the United States government,” said Sanders in a statement.
Wednesday’s 5-to-4 Court vote struck down limits on total amounts that individual donors can contribute to parties, candidates and political action committees within a two-year federal election cycle."