Politics in America shouldn’t be about money. It should be about ideas. About public policy. About who best conveys the will of the people.
But big money has gained an increasing foothold in elections for senators, members of Congress and other high offices.
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in the 2010 Citizens United case opened the floodgates for super PACs, and now the Supreme Court is considering another decision that could be the second blow in a one-two punch to the gut of those who want to limit the influence of big money.
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