Fact or Fiction: Super PACs

        Culture | Elections

The 2010 midterm elections witnessed the emergence of a potent new way for us to support or oppose a candidate. Super PACs (political action committees) were officially OKed by the Federal Election Commission in the summer of 2010, a move that has essentially eliminated restrictions on financial contributions. Now even comedian Stephen Colbert has a Super PAC. Do you know what the introduction of Super PACs means to the political system and future elections?

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