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April 09, 2013


Kesluk & Silverstein

The individuals most likely to be aware of illegal activity are those working close to the situation—campaign employees and Super PAC officials. These people need to know that they will free from any and all forms of retaliation under whistleblower protection laws if they bring illegal activity to light.

Darren McKinney

The problem is not the unaffordable and impossible enforcement of campaign finance law, it is campaign finance law itself. "Congress shall make no law . . . abridging the freedom of speech, or . . . the right of the people . . . to petition the Government for redress of grievances," reads the First Amendment.

So if George Soros and Big Labor want to go toe-to-toe with the Brothers Koch, throwing their millions around like drunken sailors at election time, so what? Our laws should not repress political speech; they should only encourage still more political speech.

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