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Money in Politics- Colbert Report - Super PACs

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James Bunker

on 18 January 2018

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Transcript of Money in Politics- Colbert Report - Super PACs

Super PAC & c4
What is a PAC ?
Super PACS
Super PAC
Abuse
Peabody award : "innovative means of teaching American viewers about the landmark court decision"

Raised 800 000 $

$125,000 to 4 charities
The remaining money was split between the Campaign Legal Center and the Center for Responsive Politics
The Colbert Super PAC
Colbert campaign
Money in Politics
Colbert Report - Super PACs

PAC
Super PAC
Unlimited amount of money from corporations, unions and associations.

Regular PAC form

Letter to the Commission
Simple legal form

formed by individuals

limited amount of money :$5,000 per year per individual

No corporate support except for the administration fees
What is a PAC ?
The PAC in brief
A simple form to fill to create your connected PAC with limited amounts of money authorized:

$5,000 to a candidate for each election
$15,000 to a political party per year
$5,000 to another PAC per year
The 501 (c)(4) form
Legal document for a shell corporation to hide a political support for a candidate
With that form, companies remain confidential regarding their Super PAC
Colbert can elect himself as the sole director of his Super PAC
Unlimited & anonymous amounts
Political action committee
Group of individuals who gather to raise and spend money to influence a political campaign
1947: Taft-Hartley Act
1971: Federal Election Campaign Act with amendments which define a PAC and restrict the amounts of money
Money in Politics
History of
Corporate Personhood
Money and Policy
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