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July
2
5:25 PM
Watch: Cato's John Samples on Stephen Colbert's Super PAC

Make No Law readers may recall that my colleague Steve Simpson and I recently had an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal, discussing how comic-pundit Stephen Colbert's experience setting up a "Super PAC" had unintentionally demonstrated how many burdens on political speech still remain in the wake of Citizens United.  In the video below, John Samples, the director of the Cato Institute's Center for Representative Government, discusses the results of Colbert's recent appearance before the Federal Election Commission and explains why the joke is still on Colbert: