Sunday, September 06, 2009

Compaign Finance before the U.S. Supreme Court
In a special session on Sept. 9, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether a documentary film about Hillary Clinton should be covered by a law restricting the amount of money that can be spent on political campaigns. On Point, a programme from NPR station WBUR, has an in-depth presentation of the case. 45 min. flashplayer, WMP or RealAudio. no script
The main NPR site has a general presentation of the case - no audio.
The case has aroused so much interest that the Court will release the recording of the oral arguments on the day of the arguments.