Daily Archives: June 19, 2012

Campaign Finance Laws Still Affect Public Contractors

June 19th, 2012 (No Comments)

Don’t let the era of SuperPACs and free corporate election spending fool you – even proper contributions to candidates can still bar contractors from receiving future government contracts. The recent U.S. Supreme Court case, Citizens United v. FEC (2010), struck down prohibitions against independent expenditures made by corporate entities toward influencing an election.  In the wake of the Citizens United decision, Pennsylvania’s […]