The Citizens United ruling was a landmark decision on American politics. It transformed the power of parties, candidates, and corporations and union. In allowing for unlimited campaign spending by outside groups, including the creation of Super PACs, the court dramatically altered electoral politics in America. Check out the cartoon above and answer the questions below.
Questions for Completion
1. What do you see in the cartoon? What is it suppose to signify?
2. What is the perspective of the cartoonist on the Citizens United decision?
3. What is one argument to refute the position of the cartoonist on the Citizens United decision?