Video: As election season begins, spending on campaigns breaks records

The Brennan Center’s Monica Youn has litigated campaign finance and election law issues in state and federal courts across the country. In this video, she is interviewed by Need to Know’s Jon Meacham. Nice (approximate—the PBS video player doesn’t back up) quote:

The difference between free speech and money is the difference between democracy and plutocracy.

Sorry, PBS videos can’t be embedded in WordPress pages. If this clip appears in PBS’s YouTube channel, that will be embeddable.

About Hamilton Richards

I retired in 2006 as a Senior Lecturer in Computer Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin. These days I volunteer technical support for Citizens' Climate Lobby (Austin chapter), Common Ground for Texans, (CG4Tx.org), Integrity Texas (IntegrityTexas.org), and several friends.
This entry was posted in Clean Elections. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *