Published on September 8, 2009 | by LawNews
Prof. Daniel Greenwood in Associated Press Article, Published by The Washington Post
Professor Daniel JH Greenwood co-authored an amicus brief with Demos for The American Independent Business Alliance, in Citizens United v. FEC, No. 08-205. He was quoted in the following Associated Press article.
What groups are telling court about ‘Hillary’ case
The Associated Press
September 6, 2009
“The constraints that drive a corporation’s political speech – the requirement that corporate actions all must be calibrated toward profit – directly undermine the notion that a corporation can be a free participant in the marketplace of ideas. And precisely because a corporation enjoys significant state-created economic advantages designed for the narrow purpose of furthering wealth-accumulation, corporate participation in candidate campaigns promotes market entrenchment and corrupts the political marketplace in a fundamentally undemocratic manner.” – American Independent Business Alliance.