Politicians Can Raise Unlimited Money to Repay Themselves, Court Rules


“The only thing Senator Cruz’s lawsuit achieved was to make it easier for special interests to put money directly into politicians’ pockets,” said Adav Noti, a senior director at the nonprofit, nonpartisan Campaign Legal Center. “There’s no other action or principle at issue in the case; it’s purely about candidates hitting donors up for money that candidates can then put in their own bank accounts.”

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