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My Turn: Making free speech free again

...political cash stemming from the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision" and the "anonymity of much of this spending...right. The kind of campaign advertising unleashed by Citizens United is irresponsibly undermining our democracy. The way...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-14/my-turn-making-free-speech-free-again
Opinion
My Turn: The corrupting power of debt

...defeat him.Begich foresaw the tsunami of Outside money rushing up on our shores after the Supreme Court ruling in the Citizens United case. That's when the court declared that all independent political campaign spending is free speech protected...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/my-turn-corrupting-power-debt
Opinion
My Turn: If pot law passes, Alaskans will be in control

...of unrestricted commercial advertising by claiming, repeatedly, that the 2009 U.S. Supreme Court decision in "Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission" means reasonable restrictions on advertising won't stand up to a legal challenge...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-21/my-turn-if-pot-law-passes-alaskans-wi
Opinion
Press should defend Citizens United, 1st Amendment

...Dan Sullivan can support the Citizens United decision while proposing he and...only time it has been tried.Citizens United vs. the Federal Election Commission...spending on political speech.Citizens United has been a rallying cry for the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-24/press-should-defend-citizens-united-1
Opinion
Inside the Outside dollars in the Senate race

...the Constitution to overturn the Supreme Court's Citizens United ruling that enables this kind of funding, opposed...points to Sullivan's support of the Supreme Court's Citizens United ruling which allows this kind of limitless funding...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-16/inside-outside-dollars-senate-race
State
FCC rule change reveals political ad sales

...said of the third party advertisers. "This is where Citizens United has gone way overboard. Now they can come in and...added that Sullivan would support overturning the Citizens United ruling that allows unlimited corporate spending through...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-06/fcc-rule-change-reveals-political-ad-sa
State
My Turn: Candidates should pledge to be truthful, civil

...vested interest in the outcome of our senatorial race.This wasn't a huge concern until the controversial 2010 Citizens United ruling that allows unlimited campaign spending by corporations, unions and public advocacy groups, but the problem...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-09/my-turn-candidates-should-pledge-be-t
Opinion
My Turn: Oligarchy in America

...care; clean air and a healthy environment; raising taxes on the very wealthy and repealing the Supreme Court's Citizens United Decision which basically granted the oligarchy power to spend as much as they want to choose candidates and finance...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-04/mt-turn
Opinion
State amplifies response to KSM mine

...fishermen, community leaders, tribal and First Nations members, tourism and recreation business owners and concerned citizens united across the Alaska/British Columbia border" - said Alaskan fisherman and tribal leaders ask that Kerry "act with...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-22/state-amplifies-response-ksm-mine
Local
Citizens United decision gave democracy to dollars

...yet corporate money is often compared to a union of people dedicating their dues when arguing the absurdity of the Citizens United Supreme Court decision. This granting an inanimate symbol of value the right to vote is the suggested implication...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120810/let_751695411.shtml
Opinion

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