Welcome to Iowa Public Television! If you are seeing this message, you are using a browser that does not support web standards. This site will look much better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device. Read more on our technical tips page.

Iowa Public Television

 
<p><strong>Note:</strong> If this video does not play, you may need to download the free <a href="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer">Flash</a> video plugin for your web browser.</p> <p><a href="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer" target="_blank"><img alt="Get Adobe Flash Player" src="graphics/plugins/get_flash_player.gif" border="0" height="31" width="88"></a></p>
  • Need to Know

Need To Know | New rules for campaign spending | PBS

Duration: 09:31
Program: Need to Know #118
Broadcast Date: Sep. 3, 2010

How are the new rules on campaign spending set in place by the Citizens United ruling affecting this year's midterm elections? NEED TO KNOW explores the record amounts of money being spent this year in the political process's "arms race."

Monica Youn, a campaign finance and election law expert at New York University's School of Law, talks with Jon Meacham about record amounts of money being spent on this year's midterm elections.

Tags:

Topics:

Post Date: September 3, 2010