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The Imperial FEC

Today, Bob Bauer write about plans to remake the Federal Election Commission into an agency with sweeping powers to police political speech in America.

No surprise, the speech-regulation community is trying to rig things so that key "reformers" -- such as Trevor Potter, president of the Campaign Legal Center and counsel to presidential aspirant John McCain -- can serve on the new body while anyone with a more expansive view of the First Amendment would be effectively barred.

The War on Speech continues apace.