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January 26th 2012:Unrestricted Corporate Campaign Contributions: the Best ROI or a Bad Investment? How Does Your Company Rate?

The Supreme Court's Jan. 2010 Citizens United (CU) decision allowed unrestricted corporate contributions to political candidates; it fundamentally changed America's electoral process and tilted the playing field for any firm doing business in the US. What does CU mean for corporations? Their shareholders? Is political spending the best ROI or can it damage the brand and the bottom line? Can shareholder democracy protect your investment? What if a firm doesn't want to pay to play? This week's guests are changing the ground rules in post-CU America. Harvard Law Professor John Coates shows how po

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Bruce F. Freed

Bruce F. Freed is President and a founder of the Center for Political Accountability ( Additionally, he is on the advisory boards of the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and Transparency International -US. He has spoken and written extensively on corporate political spending and the importance of disclosure and accountability in managing the risks it poses to companies and shareholders. CPA has led the effort for the past decade to bring transparency and accountability to corporate political spending. Mr. Freed brings over 30 years of e
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