In the wake of the Supreme Court's decision to remove limits on campaign spending, Congress will consider "Fair Election" legislation. Harry Kamen
, former chairman and CEO of Metlife, speaks about a letter (PDF of the letter
) to Congress signed by multiple CEOs asking for the legislation’s passing, and Arn Pearson
, Vice President for programs at Common Cause
, looks at the legislation’s details.
Then, Lawrence Lessig, Director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics and the author of Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy (Penguin Press, 2008), examines the potentially devastating relationship of money and politics.