A decision made by the US Supreme Court in 2010 on the Citizens vs. Federal Election Commission sent a stunning shockwave throughout the entire American political system. The decision was faced with long-term implications and is still developing a challenging opposition as the court’s ruling continues unabated. This includes the political action committee End Citizens United. There are plenty of court cases that each generation holds. This case alters the political grounds on which various countries stand. Some cases like Brown vs. Board of Education in 1954 was not only made controversial because of a court ruling. Such claims were also backed with other consequences that were ongoing.
Some of those ramifications are still playing to date and resulted in irreversible changes to the culture of the American people. End Citizens United may be the kind of case that the current generation’s Supreme Court may need. The End Citizens United has since then affected the profoundly controversial decision that had concerted a political pushback.
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Efforts have been made by different political organizations to succumb to the End Citizen’s United political effects. Additionally, they have also attempted to find a legal means to overturn it. The End Citizens United was established in March 2015, to assist in the political fight. There was an attempt in 2008 by the End Citizen’s United conservative group to air a lengthy film of attacking Hillary Clinton during democratic presidential primaries. During this period she was still a political candidate.
The Federal Election Commission found that the movie named ‘Hillary’ was just a 90-minute campaign ad. However, the conservative group ‘the End Citizen United’ never revealed whom they paid to film the clip. Also, they never shared how much they spent to air the ad. This was against the law as the federal law required that the amount paid for ads used during political campaign be revealed to the public.
The End Citizens United filed a case that the FEC ruling is dismissed. A federal court then ruled unanimously against the conservative group and later upheld the decision of the FEC. Two years after president Barrack was elected president, a federal court ruled in the process and upended a century of campaign finance law. The ruling came along with very profound effects. The decision was judged as less creative. For a long time now the citizens united have fought several battles which most of them have been found profound and compelling.
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