Letter: Court gives wealthy 'a megaphone'

The Supreme Court struck down a cap on

The Supreme Court struck down a cap on campaign donations on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Photo Credit: Getty Images / AFP / Karen Bleier

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It was with dismay that I read of the Supreme Court's decision to lift restrictions on political campaign donations ["Big money vs. free speech," Editorial, April 3].

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Yes, we have freedom of speech with this decision, freedom for the 1 percent. The court has given the 1 percent a megaphone. To paraphrase George Orwell, some donors are now more equal than others.

Eva Dolan, Farmingdale

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