H.R. 5175 Restricting Free Speech in Elections, Stalls in Congress

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June 21, 2010    Byline: Fredreka Schouten      USA TODAY WASHINGTON – A high-profile effort by President Obama and top Democrats to clamp down on special interest spending in elections has faltered, nearly six months after a Supreme Court ruling cleared the way for unlimited corporate and union spending on independent campaign ads. Action on a bill…