Political purchases

Share with others:

Print Email Read Later

Just want to thank the Supreme Court justices for their recent McCutcheon decision. I have voted in all elections for many years. This has required many hours of personal time, but I felt it was part of my responsibility as a U.S. citizen.

But because of the recent decision to allow wealthy donors to buy the votes of politicians, thus voiding my vote, I no longer need to waste any effort.

I’m sure that many fellow citizens are likewise relieved to know that their votes are also inconsequential because of this recent ruling. So, once again, thanks for providing the best government that the money of the wealthy few can bribe.

Jefferson Hills

Join the conversation:

Commenting policy | How to report abuse
To report inappropriate comments, abuse and/or repeat offenders, please send an email to socialmedia@post-gazette.com and include a link to the article and a copy of the comment. Your report will be reviewed in a timely manner. Thank you.
Commenting policy | How to report abuse


Create a free PG account.
Already have an account?