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Conservatives pour money into races for state attorneys general

The amount of money is staggering,”’ said James Tierney, a former Maine attorney general and an adjunct professor at Harvard Law School who blames the Citizens United ruling, which lifted limits on corporate political contributions. ‘But that’s because it’s legal, and it’s legal because the Supreme Court said it was legal.’
— Steven Mufson, "Conservatives pour money into races for state attorneys general"

The Washington Post, Sept 23, 2016