Campaign Finance

The flood of money into politics remains a matter of pressing national concern. So does the manner in which President Trump engages in a permanent campaign while serving in office.

Updates | The Week of April 17, 2017

4/23/17  //  Daily Update

The New York Times provided in-depth analysis of the unprecedented amount of money given to the Trump Administration for its inauguration festivities.

Updates | The Week of April 10, 2017

4/16/17  //  Daily Update

This week saw analysis of Justice Gorsuch's past opinions on voting rights and free speech cases.

Arresting the Deterioration of Democracy

3/31/17  //  Commentary

Troubling signs abound for American constitutional democracy. It isn't (yet) too late to halt the decline. But that will require the creation and implementation of a robust democracy agenda.

Daniel P. Tokaji

Ohio State, Moritz College of Law

The Story Thus Far: Campaign Finance

3/16/17  //  Daily Update

The resignation of an FEC commissioner may have given Trump an opportunity to reshape the campaign finance landscape. Here are some useful analyses of the story thus far.