Massive Blow to Democracy
The Supreme Court just made Corporations even happier, by giving them unlimited opportunity to pour money into politicians coffers.
“With its ruling today,” he said, “the Supreme Court has given a green light to a new stampede of special interest money in our politics. It is a major victory for big oil, Wall Street banks, health insurance companies and the other powerful interests that marshal their power every day in Washington to drown out the voices of everyday Americans.”
– Justices Overturn Key Term Limits, NYT, 1/21/10