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Supreme Court rolls back presidential campaign cash limits on donations

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posted on Jan, 21 2010 @ 12:24 PM
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Supreme Court rolls back presidential campaign cash limits on donations


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Decision would allow corporations, unions to fund campaign ads

A major ruling Thursday by the U.S. Supreme Court could change how advertisements for presidential and congressional elections are funded, possibly opening the floodgates of money from corporations, unions and other groups.

By a 5-4 vote, the court overturned a 20-year-old ruling that said corporations can be prohibited from using money from their general treasuries to pay for campaign ads. The decision, which almost cer
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posted on Jan, 21 2010 @ 12:24 PM
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America... YOU JUST LOST!!!!
Officially!

Change you can believe in!

You will NEVER have a good president henceforth, this is now fact. Candidates like Kucinich and Ron Paul cannot stand a chance against this and this completely destroys the 3rd party system in one shot.

Please hold up you lighters and say goodbye to what you once knew as your republic.

Edit To Add:

Let's Call This the "Buy A President Day"

It should be statutory!

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posted on Jan, 21 2010 @ 12:28 PM
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This is a terrible blow to the ideals of freedom. Now the truth can be covered with paid for lies. The only way to defend against total ruination of the political system is watch who is spending the money,and vote with common sense.



posted on Jan, 21 2010 @ 12:29 PM
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There goes what was left of our great country. Your president in 2012 brought to you by________ (insert corporate entity of your choice)

EDIT: I imagine our next president will be wearing something similar to this at the inauguration:



[edit on 21-1-2010 by Aggie Man]



posted on Jan, 21 2010 @ 12:38 PM
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