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Whoa: Dem Congressman Compares Citizens United to … Dred Scott?

SugarLandSteve Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 3:58 PM
Just remember that were it not for democRATs, there never would have been Jim Crow laws.

Meet longtime Massachusetts Congressman Ed Markey -- if you haven’t already. He’s the U.S. Democratic Senate candidate who said during a recent campaign event that the Citizens United case is analogous to the infamous 1857 Dred Scott decision. Excuse me?

“I want to go to the United States Senate in order to fight for a constitutional amendment to repeal Citizens United. The whole idea that the Koch brothers and Karl Rove can say we’re coming into Massachusetts, to any state of the union with undisclosed amounts of money is pollution, which must be changed....