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Pro-Walker group accused of 'sanitizing' campaign contributions

...Alaska sought legal advice and followed state and federal law. Any ambiguity in the process can be attributed to the Citizens United decision in 2010. That ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court struck down limits on corporate and union spending on...
Letter: Get money out of politics by executive order

The inexplicable U.S. Supreme Court decisions on Citizens United and McClutcheon are turning our nation into a deadly circus farce. Barring any social reason from a Congress hell-bent on opting...
My Turn: Old associations: Hopeful developments on campaigns and guns

...he has raised $41.5 million from 1.3 million small donors, pushing back against the egregious Supreme Court Citizens United ruling, which gave corporations and unions the green light to spend unlimited sums on political campaigns.Amazingly...
Mount Polley to re-open after last year's disaster

...fishermen, community leaders, tribal citizens, First Nations, tourism and recreation business owners and concerned citizens united across the Alaska/British Columbia border.""Alaska Natives, commercial fishing interests, business owners...
My Turn: New trade pact gives corporations power to define laws

...natural people. The Supreme Court took this illogical notion to the extreme in 2010 when it invented a new law in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission and ruled that money is speech and corporate "persons" have a First Amendment right...
SCOTUS has gone off the deep end

...made a number of misguided decisions (such as the Citizens United and McClutcheon cases) which have opened the floodgates...arbitration clause. If my nation is going to maintain the Citizens United SCOTUS-created absurdity that profit-motivated...
Consultant creates super PAC for Anchorage mayor's race Hackney's his first effort with a super PAC in a municipal election.Under the 2010 U.S. Supreme Court "Citizens United" decision, the groups can raise and spend unlimited sums of money in support or opposition of a candidate, if they...
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...
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...
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 of...


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