The Intercept: Trump Denounced “Broken System” of Big Money Politics. Neil Gorsuch Could Make It Worse.


According to Brendan Fischer of the Campaign Legal Center, a Washington, D.C. organization that supports stricter enforcement of campaign finance laws, there are no current cases that will soon come to the Supreme Court that “squarely challenge” the constitutionality of contribution limits, But, says Fisher, “there are a few cases that involve contribution limits that, if SCOTUS wanted, could raise these broader questions.” These include a lawsuit against Alaska’s contribution limits for being too low, and one dealing with aspects of Montana’s contribution limits.

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