Dark Money: Chilling Documentary Exposes Corporate Electioneering | IndieWire

Beyond Russian interference in our elections, what conservative interests are doing to control policy state by state is bone-chilling. But Reed also shows how citizens can effectively fight back. “It’s a long game,” said Reed. “For me it’s all about disclosure. Even within the Citizens United decision, the only reason we can spend unlimited money is because we have to disclose and know where the money is coming from. It’s mandated by Citizens United, it’s the law of the land. There’s our solution: being able to follow the money, showing how it happened in Montana, which many people think is an unlikely place for campaign finance reform. We have to make sure that what happened there can happen anywhere.”

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