Posts Tagged ‘right to vote’

Inspired by the Supreme Court’s Decision in Citizens United, Corporation Decides to Run For Congress

January 31, 2010

I kid you not. If Corporations have first amendment rights, why not the right to vote or to run for Congress? Justice Stevens in dissent wrote: “Under the majority’s view, I suppose it may be a First Amendment problem that corporations are not permitted to vote, given that voting is, among other things, a form of speech.”

A progressive PR-firm has decided that it will run for Congress in Maryland and is entering the Maryland Republican primary. Here is there first ad: