McCutcheon Decision

SCOTUSApril 4, 2014 – Segment 2

We examine the Supreme Court’s controversial ruling in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, which lifts the limits on amounts that individuals can give in aggregate to political campaigns. Our commentators are: John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for The Nation and co-author of Dollarocracy: How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying Americaand Brentin Mock, New Orleans-based journalist who serves as Reporting Fellow on Voting Rights for