“The court has said repeatedly that disclosure of the identity of donors improves the quality of electoral decision-making by informing voters who supports candidates, and thus to whom they may be beholden."
Professor James Gardner, The Washington Post
“It would put Buffalo on the map as a statewide and national leader in the fight for gender rights as human rights. It’s our time, Buffalo.”
Professor Tara Melish, The Buffalo News: Another Voice
"The argument that's being made [by some lawyers] is that providing dirt on Hillary Clinton is a thing of value. It is a thing of value, but I don't think it's the kind of thing that a campaign finance statute is aimed at regulating."
Professor James Gardner, NBC News
“Public confidence in the media is at an all-time low, people are more sensitive about their reputations and more protective of their privacy. When you have those things, people feel bolder about taking the media on.”
Professor Samantha Barbas, The Guardian
“Unions provide a mediating function,” he said. “Their social-capital function creates ties that reduce anomie and the sense of being abandoned and forgotten.”
Associate Professor Matthew Dimick, The Atlantic