A campaign-finance reform argument appealing to both the left and right?

Partisans on the left and right side of the political divide both have complaints about Congress. Harvard law professor Lawrence Lessig argues that some of their complaints stem from the same problem: corruption.

Lessig has been arguing in a series of public presentations in the Triangle that changes in the federal campaign-finance system would address concerns for both liberals and conservatives. The video clip below highlights a key piece of his luncheon presentation for the John Locke Foundation and Common Cause.

3:30 p.m. update: Click play below to watch the full 1:08:22 event.

You’ll find other John Locke Foundation video presentations here.

Mitch Kokai / Senior Political Analyst

Mitch Kokai is senior political analyst for the John Locke Foundation. He joined JLF in December 2005 as director of communications. That followed more than four years as chie...

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