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Citizens United

Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, 558 U.S. 310 , was a landmark decision of the Supreme Court of the United States regarding campaign finance laws and free speech under the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitutuion. It was argued in 2009 and decided in 2010. The court held 5-4 that the free speech clause of the First Amendment prohibits the government from restricting independent expenditures for political campaigns by corporations, including nonprofit corporations, labor unions, and other associations. Wikipedia*

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Citizens United has hosted 9 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1991 News Conference. The year with the most events was 2015 with three events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2011 with an average of 7,422 views per video. Most appearances with Dave Bossie (34), Jeff Duncan (13), Steve King (12). Most common tags: Republican Party, Conservatives.

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