Public Financing for Supreme Court Race
8:20 am
Mon February 27, 2012

Public Financing Proposed for Supreme Court Races

Fearing wealthy donors might unduly influence Supreme Court races, a Kentucky lawmaker is pushing a longshot proposal that would create a public financing system for would-be justices on the state's highest court.  State Rep. Jim Wayne, D-Louisville, says the legislation is needed in the wake of a 2010 U.S.