Does a Flood of Money in Politics Drown Out Free Speech?
Description:Does a flood of money in politics drown out other voices? Does it disable free speech? Is independent political speech the linchpin of our democracy or its Achilles' heel? For democracy to work, some say, citizens (and corporations, and unions, and media outlets, and other voluntary organizations) must be allowed to express their views on the issues, candidates, and elections of the day. (2:23)