Today on Your Call: How is Citizens United shaping this year's election?

Mar 6, 2012

On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the Supreme Court’s ruling, which allows corporations and citizens to spend unlimited amounts of money backing candidates. With the proliferation of so-called Super PACs and with so much cash flowing to both parties, how has politics been influenced by big money? Join us at 10 or email What will it take to remove money from politics? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.


Jonah Minkoff-Zern, senior organizer with Public Citizen's Democracy is for People Campaign

Michael Beckel, politics reporter at the Center for Public Integrity -- he focuses on super PACs and the influence of election money

Web Resources:

Michael Beckel, iWatch: Stay up to date on the latest campaign finance

Democracy is for People’s campaign

Open Secrets: Super PACs

Brian Naylor, NPR: SuperPAC Ads Fill Airwaves On Eve Of Super Tuesday

The Financial Times: Super PACs Bring New Era of ‘Daddy Warbucks’