Should Judges Be Taking Campaign Cont...

Should Judges Be Taking Campaign Contributions from Super PACs ?

There are 4 comments on the story from Aug 14, 2012, titled Should Judges Be Taking Campaign Contributions from Super PACs ?. In it, reports that:

Campaign-finance discussions tend to focus on

a) the Presidential race and

b) the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision, but the biggest outrage concerning money in politics has little to do with either.

It involves elections that rarely receive the attention they deserve: those for judgeships. Thirty-nine states elect judges to their highest courts. (Fortunately, New York does not, though many lower-court judges in the state stand for election.)

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Debt Collectin

Carol Stream, IL

#1 Aug 14, 2012
Dr. Bill_mr!!!!!!
c. all the above;-0000000

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#2 Aug 14, 2012
That's like asking "Should Barry be eating dogs in Indonesia?"
It's neither here nor there. Well, I think it's mostly there. But I digress.....

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#3 Aug 15, 2012
No, unless all candidates for the judgeship
get contributions.

Since: May 11

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#4 Aug 15, 2012
Is this the same as 'buying a judge'?

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