Contradiction, without comment

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January 10, 2012
The American Prospect
by Scott Lemieux  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"Without issuing an explanation, yesterday the Supreme Court upheld a federal law banning resident aliens from making campaign contributions. It is regrettable but perhaps telling that the Court chose not to explain why it agreed with the lower court: The case reveals obvious problems with its penchant for First Amendment absolutism in campaign-finance cases, most notably its decision in Citizens United." (01/10/12)  

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