High Court: No Reconsideration Of Citizens United

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Montana Attorney General Steve Bullock sought to prevent the U.S. Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision from being used to strike down a state law restricting corporate campaign spending. On Monday, the Supreme Court rejected Bullock's argument, holding that "there can be no serious doubt" that Citizens United applies to Montana law. Matthew Brown/AP hide caption

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A Fine Line: Distinguishing Issue Ads From Advocacy

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Sen. McConnell: Political Donations Are Free Speech

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Justice Anthony Kennedy, who wrote the Citizens United opinion saying that corporations can pay for ads expressly promoting or attacking political candidates. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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There's More Secret Money In Politics; Justice Kennedy Might Be Surprised

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Screen grabs of four separate ads from four different political groups critical of President Obama's handling of Solyndra, the failed solar-panel maker. Clockwise from top left, the ads are from: Americans for Prosperity, MittRomney.com, American Crossroads and Crossroads GPS. hide caption

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Why Political Ads In 2012 May All Look Alike

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Wal-Mart To Leave Conservative Legislative Group

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Bill Koch (center) celebrates his team's 1992 America's Cup win. Koch, the brother of billionaire GOP donors Charles and David, has given $2 million to the superPAC backing Mitt Romney. Vince Bucci/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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For A Billionaire, $2M Gets You Superdonor Status

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Secret Political Donors Find Ways To Stay Anonymous

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Donation Gap Narrows Between Obama, Romney

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Even Before 'Citizens United,' Big Donors Dominated

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Appeals Court Moves Toward Identifying Donors

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Do Campaign Ads Seem More Negative This Year? It's Not Just You

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Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich pauses while announcing that he is suspending his presidential campaign Wednesday in Arlington, Va. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Gingrich Out Of The Race, But Still In Debt

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