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09 December 2011

Campaign Finance Versus Free Speech: Video from Liberty on the Rocks

By Diana Hsieh

On Wednesday, Ari Armstrong and I spoke at Liberty on the Rocks in Denver about campaign finance laws. Ari recorded and posted the video of our speeches.

Here's his speech, explaining how these laws violate freedom of speech and burden activists, including why they must be repealed.



Here's my speech. I discussed my experience with these campaign finance laws in 2008 and 2010, as well as some of the particular reforms currently under discussion, and why they're worth supporting.



(I'm in the process of writing up a full post on this matter -- including what you can do to help us for the hearing next week. That will be posted later today.)

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