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Letter: Court can fix a major mistake

The U.S. Supreme Court has a chance to fix the enormous mistake it made in the Citizens United decision. A Montana case challenging that Supreme Court decision has just been appealed back to the court (American Tradition Partnership v. Bullock).

The U.S. Supreme Court has a chance to fix the enormous mistake it made in the Citizens United decision. A Montana case challenging that Supreme Court decision has just been appealed back to the court (American Tradition Partnership v. Bullock).

Ninety-four percent of elections are won by candidates who spend the most money. That is not an election; it is an auction.

Corporations, with virtually limitless money at their disposal, will always be able to outspend real people. It's the end of democracy, unless we undo the damage caused by Citizens United.

Polls show 80 percent of Americans want Citizens United overturned. ( http://j.mp/PHart ). The court has just been handed an opportunity to fix this mess, and it should take it.

Free speech is for people, not corporations.

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