October 9, 2012
Are Super PACs Good for Democracy?
Hat tip: LearnLiberty.org
In the video, Professor Smith asserts that many of the alleged harms caused by Super PACs are based on misconceptions. According to Smith: "far from being the death knell for democracy, Super PACs have been a positive development." Do you agree? Are Super PACs really good for democracy? Leave your thoughts in the comments!
What exactly is a Super PAC? Professor Bradley Smith, the former Commissioner of the Federal Election Commission, brings some clarity to these controversial groups by taking a close look at Super PACs: what they do and how they impact elections.