The Hill: The future of politics and regulation (In the News)

Paul Jossey In 1964 the Supreme Court declared “a profound national commitment to the principle that debate on public issues should be uninhibited, robust, and wide-open, and that it may well include vehement, caustic, and sometimes unpleasantly sharp attacks…” The Internet fulfills that commitment in ways the Court could never imagine. And it will continue […]

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The Hill: Buckley v. Valeo at 40 (In the News)

Paul H. Jossey On the positive side Buckley’s wending opinion cemented its place in First Amendment lore with a single line: “[T]he concept that government may restrict the speech of some elements of our society in order to enhance the relative voice of others is wholly foreign to the First Amendment.” Buckley thus rejected “political […]

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The Federalist: After John Doe Darkness, A New Dawn In Wisconsin (In the News)

Paul Jossey In short, Wisconsin has transformed itself from one of the worst anti-speech campaign finance states to one of the best. Now political John Does are no more, the Government Accountability Board (GAB) that oversaw Wisconsin’s elections has been disbanded, and the state’s campaign finance laws have been refined and restated in a more […]

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The Center for Competitive Politics is now the Institute for Free Speech.