Day 6: Shutdown Drags On As Country Feels Effects of Citizens United

Max Rivlin-Nadler · 10/06/13 11:17AM

Since the beginning of the government shutdown, radical Republicans have dictated the agenda for the rest of their party, unilaterally steering their party towards a prolonged shutdown in the effort to defund Obamacare. In day six of the closure of the Federal government, the cause of this rule by minority is becoming clear: the 2010 Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission Supreme Court decision.