May 19, 2011
"Stephen Colbert's Free Speech Problem"
Don't miss this WSJ oped by Steve Simpson and Paul Sherman. Though I don't agree with these gentlemen on the substance of campaign finance law, I have been thinking similar things about some of the unintended consequences of the Colbert gambit. This is a lot more dangerous for campaign finance law than Colbert's Hail to the Cheese candidacy from 2008.