The court also ruled unconstitutional new restrictions on election-time political ads by special interest groups and others. It barred the federal government from enforcing them and all other parts of the law it struck down.
Okay looks like both the ban on soft money AND the 60/90 day timing of political speech! HAPPY DAY!
posted on 05/02/2003 1:01:24 PM PDT
(Keep the UN out of Iraq)
posted on 05/02/2003 1:03:05 PM PDT
by RAT Patrol
(Congress can give one American a dollar only by first taking it away from another American. -W.W.)
It's those damned Founding Fathers again. They were just too smart. It's been over two hundred years and they're still outsmarting the likes of John McPain from the grave.
Wellstone's legacy was that election-eve advertising ban. Poof, it goes away.
posted on 05/02/2003 2:18:29 PM PDT
(Putting government in charge of morality is like putting pedophiles in charge of children.)
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