Site Meter

Posts Tagged “Dred Scott”

share save 120 16 Ed Markey: Dred Scott = Citizens United

0 Ed Markey: Dred Scott = Citizens United

Really?

Aren’t you kidding me?

In a campaign appearance on Tuesday, Representative Ed Markey (D., Mass.), one of the front-runners in the race for John Kerry’s former Senate seat, compared the Citizens United Supreme Court decision on campaign finance to the pro-slavery ruling in Dred Scott: ”The Constitution must be amended. The Dred Scott decision had to be repealed; we have to repeal Citizens United, otherwise democracy as we know it will be in danger.”

Maybe Republican and former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown should reconsider……

share save 120 16 Ed Markey: Dred Scott = Citizens United
Tags: , ,

Comments Comments Off

©Gregory Flap Cole All Rights Reserved