SB1344 undermines the authority of the voter-established Clean Elections Commission to investigate campaign finance violations. The Chamber of Commerce is reportedly also trying to amend SB1344 to allow greater coordination between "dark money" independent expenditures and candidate campaigns. They want the cheating behavior that AG Horne is accused of committing in the 2010 election to be legal.
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The most successful politicians in Arizona are named Benjamin. Benjamins call the shots.Benjamins lay down the law. Benjamins rule.
That is -- benjamins. Lower case. As in $100 bills.
Or as Sam Wercinski, Executive Director of the Arizona Advocacy Network, said recently, "Each time the U.S. Supreme Court further empowers the money over the many, Arizona's legislature seems to respond by weakening existing campaign finance laws further, rather than strengthen those left standing."