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Charles Keating scandal proves Supreme Court is dead wrong on money

Charles Keating scandal proves Supreme Court is dead wrong on money

What a fantastically ironic coincidence that on the same day the Supreme Court struck down a law limiting campaign contributions because money does not automatically corrupt politicians, we received news of the death of Charles Keating, the very poster boy for the corrupting influence of money on elected officials.

Today in his opinion for the majority in the case pitting an Alabama businessman and the Republican National Committee against the Federal Election Commission, Chief Justice John Roberts reiterated the court’s appalling...

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