Spare us the nonsense about unions
The 5-4 decision means that corporations and unions are now freer to run attack ads — or, for that matter, ads touting their positions — and to praise or criticize specific candidates, right up until Election Day.” (Emphasis supplied.)
Please guys, give us a break. The combined budgets of all of the AFL-CIO’s member unions is probably less than one month’s profits for Exxon-Mobil alone. Such a take is like saying that an end to all global arms control efforts places the U.S. on a level playing field with Liechtenstein.