The article about hiding campaign contributions was written by:
Bradley Smith and John Lott, Jr.

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University of Maryland Foundation

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Law and Economics, Public Choice, Industrial Organization, Labor, Public Finance, Microeconomic Theory, Environmental Regulation

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Have held previous positions at the Yale Law School, University of Chicago Law School, University of Chicago Business School, Wharton Business School, UCLA Business School, Stanford University, and Rice University. I was chief economist at the United States Sentencing Commission during 1988 and 1989. Co-editor of Economic Inquiry. Weekly Columnist for Fox News.

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Bradley A. Smith is one of the nation’s leading authorities on election law and campaign finance. In 2000, he was nominated by President Clinton to fill a Republican-designated seat on the Federal Election Commission, where he served for five years, including serving as Chairman of the Commission in 2004. He is Of Counsel with the Columbus, Ohio and Washington D.C. offices of the law firm of Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease. Professor Smith has been on the Capital University Law School faculty since 1993. He also has taught law at George Mason University in Virginia.

WHAT’S THAT ABOUT FINDING PEOPLE BY THEIR CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS GUISE? I CAN’T HEAR YOU OVER MY OWN LAUGHTER. Smart people can donate through a corporation fyi – that’s what Joe Flanigan and his wife did.