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Campaign Finance Reform Advocates Face Uphill Battle

Aired 1/30/12 on KPBS Midday Edition.

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Bob Edgar, President, Common Cause

Transcript

The 2012 Presidential election is expected to be the most expensive election in U.S. history. Observers say it should significantly outpace the $2.4 billion spent in 2008. All this money and where it's coming from is a constant source of concern for election reform advocates. Much of their concern can be focused on two words - Citizen's United.

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