campaign http://wkar.org en More freedom or less democracy? Sorting out ramifications of the McCutcheon ruling http://wkar.org/post/more-freedom-or-less-democracy-sorting-out-ramifications-mccutcheon-ruling <p>The U.S. Supreme Court last week came out with another controversial ruling on our nation’s campaign finance laws.</p><p>In the case McCutcheon versus the FEC, the Supreme Court struck down the limits on the overall amount of money an individual can give to all federal candidates and committees in a two-year election cycle. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:28:21 +0000 Joe Linstroth & Mark Bashore 51847 at http://wkar.org More freedom or less democracy? Sorting out ramifications of the McCutcheon ruling Senate GOP Candidates Tangle in TV Debate http://wkar.org/post/senate-gop-candidates-tangle-tv-debate <p>Three Republicans running for their party&rsquo;s U.S. Senate nomination appeared together Thursday in their only televised debate of this primary season. Thu, 02 Aug 2012 22:31:56 +0000 Rick Pluta 21540 at http://wkar.org Senate GOP Candidates Tangle in TV Debate Michigan to Start Seeing Candidate Visits http://wkar.org/post/michigan-start-seeing-candidate-visits <p>&nbsp;</p> <pre> Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum says no one should count him out when he faces Michigan native Mitt Romney on the state&rsquo;s February 28th GOP primary ballot. Santorum and Romney both plan to campaign in Michigan this week. Santorum says his message should play well with Michigan&rsquo;s conservative blue collar voters.</pre> <p> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 11:57:51 +0000 Rick Pluta 12407 at http://wkar.org Michigan to Start Seeing Candidate Visits