Oct 24, 2015

FEC Commissioner: Wisconsin Judge Went Way Beyond Citizens United And McCutcheon

There are two things to know about the federal court decision this week that put a halt to an investigation into Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's (R) 2012 recall election. The first thing to know is that the ruling threw a huge roadblock in front of Wisconsin state prosecutors, who were looking at alleged coordination between Walker's campaign and outside conservative groups. The second thing to...

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