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Erika Franklin Fowler reflects on campaign finance reform issues

Erika Franklin Fowler reflects on campaign finance reform issues

Since the Supreme Court ruled on Citizens United v. FEC in 2010, many Americans have worried that the consequent relaxation  of campaign spending restrictions could have dramatic effects on the American political process. On February 15, co-director of the Wesleyan Media Project,  Erika Franklin Fowler, spoke to a packed classroom in Diamond about the effects that her organization has seen […]

by Jake Bleich· · 0 comments · News
Scalia’s unlikely friend

Scalia’s unlikely friend

The recent death of Supreme Court Justice Scalia has stirred a partisan debate over whether or not a new justice should be nominated and confirmed this year, since it’s an election year. This debate has increased attacks from both major parties in the election cycle and the U.S. Congress. It has become a national topic of discussion, with President Obama […]

by Ethan Schuler· · 0 comments · Opinion