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Professor Foley Testifies Before U.S. Senate
February 1, 2010
Contact: Barbara Peck, (614) 292-0283
Edward B. Foley
OSU Moritz College of Law Professor Edward B. Foley has been called to testify before the United States Senate Committee on Rules and Administration in a hearing entitled “Corporate America vs. The Voter: Examining the Supreme Court’s Decision to Allow Unlimited Corporate Spending in Elections” on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010.
Professor Foley is the Director of Election Law @ Moritz and is the Robert M. Duncan/Jones Day Designated Professor of Law. The hearing is in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, which overturned some restrictions on corporate spending in political campaigns. To read Professor Foley’s thoughts on the decision, please see his recent blog post.