Analysis: What SuperPACs Could Do In Vermont

07/07/12 9:35AM By Peter Biello, Lynne McCrea
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Republican Randy Brock is challenging incumbent Democrat Governor Peter Shumlin.

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on healthcare last week overshadowed another important decision on campaign spending.

The court ruled that Citizens United applies to state as well as federal elections. Retired Middlebury College political science professor Eric Davis speaks with VPR's Peter Biello about what this means for Vermont’s election season. Davis also discusses the push by Republican Gubernatorial candidate Randy Brock for a moratorium on wind projects and the latest endorsements in the race for Attorney General.

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