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Supreme Court Again Weighs Spending Limits in Campaigns

Supreme Court Again Weighs Spending Limits in Campaigns | The US Constitution | Scoop.it
The justices’ questions suggest some favor striking down overall limits for individual contributions to federal candidates and political party committees.

Via Chris O'Donnell
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credit to harry tyson :)

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James and Drew's curator insight, December 1, 2013 6:34 PM

This article is about the politics in North America, mainly the USA. It is talking about spending limits on campaigns. 

Sam Burich's curator insight, February 13, 2014 12:38 PM

This article has a lot to do with our class because it is about regulations in our current political system.

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Obama urges Congress to stop ‘farce’ and end shutdown

Obama urges Congress to stop ‘farce’ and end shutdown | The US Constitution | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama on Saturday called on the lower chamber of Congress to “stop this farce” and end the US government shutdown by unconditionally approving a federal budget.
“Take that vote. Stop this farce.

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Sam Burich's curator insight, February 12, 2014 1:23 PM

this was a very big crisis in the government this year.

Alex Salazar's comment, February 13, 2014 1:47 PM
Wow, it's amazing how such a minority of people can shut down the government. While I applaud the writes of the constitution for making a. Government that is very steady and has checks and balances, this is ridiculous. A minority should be able effectively shut down a branch if government and stop the government from working.