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Political notebook

High court ruling leaves states scrambling to close gaps on spending limits

Jennifer Brunner, elections officer, wants Ohio lawmakers to act before this year’s election spending begins in earnest. Jennifer Brunner, elections officer, wants Ohio lawmakers to act before this year’s election spending begins in earnest.
March 21, 2010

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The Supreme Court’s rejection of decades-old campaign spending limits gives states scant time to face an election-year dilemma: brace for a flood of new money in politics, or find new ways to rein it in. (Full article: 701 words)

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