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JUL 07, 2013 - Boston Globe

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America’s campaign-finance watchdog is rendered nearly toothless by its own appointed commissioners

At a critical time in the history of big money in American politics, critics say the Federal Election Commission is failing to enforce basic rules or provide critical guidance on how campaigns should handle the financial free-for-all unleashed by the Supreme Court in the Citizens United case. Over the past five years, paralysis has gripped the commission, the nation’s principal federal election referee. The FEC has often been the subject of criticism but the impression of weakness has escalated dramatically in recent years. Republicans named to the panel in 2008, united in the belief that ... Read More

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