The Difference Between Me and Hillary Clinton

If I were crazy enough to run for president of the United States, I wouldn't allow foreign donors to be perceived as being able to buy access to my potential administration: The Clinton Foundation has dropped its self-imposed ban on collecting funds from foreign governments and is winning contributions at an accelerating rate, raising ethical …

Blog Post Title of the Day

"Money Rules Elections--Except When It Doesn't." Read the whole thing. I guess it's too much to think that people who believe Citizens United is destroying the fabric of Western Civilization will reconsider their beliefs upon reading Walter Olson's post. But hope springs eternal.

Good News for Bloggers

They are covered by First Amendment protections, which is, of course, an entirely sensible finding. Note the justifying language: "With the advent of the Internet and the decline of print and broadcast media … the line between the media and others who wish to comment on political and social issues becomes far more blurred." That's …