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Campaign Finance from Watergate, to Soft Money and Citizens United | Retro Report

Campaign Finance from Watergate, to Soft Money and Citizens United | Retro Report

Over the weekend, five men were nabbed in the Democratic National Headquarters here in Washington, seemingly preparing to tap or bug the place. It was the scandal to end all political scandals. And while it may have started as a burglary, it soon led to a secret money trail. Illegal contributions to President Nixon’s reelection …