January 01, 1970 | The Campaign Legal Center | Opinion
During his time in office, President Barack Obama has repeatedly criticized
the Supreme Court’s controversial Citizens United decision, and spoken out with particular force on the need to curb
the tidal wave of secret money that has washed over our elections as a result. But despite the fact that so many Americans of all ideological stripes are fed up with our political system, in part because of the role money plays, the president has never followed up on his words with real, concrete action.