October 17, 2010
"Axelrod Calls for End to Mystery Donors"
Roll Call reports on a sensible Administration pivot from the issue of foreign donors to the issue of secret donors more generally. Al Hunt's prediction, now picked up in modified form as a NYT letter from Washington, is that a scandal will emerge from all this secret money. And history tells us that Washington money scandals lead to congressional acquiescence in new campaign finance regulations.