- Feb 16, 2011
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- Political Leaning
Mitch McConnell to Argue Free Speech Case Before Supreme Court
Monday, 07 Oct 2013 06:34 AM
By Elliot Jager
...It's not every day a U.S. senator pleads his case before the Supreme Court, but Sen. Mitch McConnell, the Republican minority leader from Kentucky, is scheduled to do just that for ten minutes Tuesday morning....
...So far the court has distinguished between types of contributors ostensibly to block individuals from overtly buying political favors. Under current law, a citizen can contribute up to $48,600 to all federal candidates combined during an election cycle.....
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Looks like Mitch might want to sell himself to the highest bidder.
I have to wonder what it would be like to own a politician.
What do you all think about individuals being able to buy a politician ?
Thoughts or comments ?