Justice Scalia as campaign finance reform champion

Tom Goldstein writes at SCOTUS Blog: “But the Doe v. Reed argument identified an extremely strong fifth vote: Justice Scalia. In that argument, Justice Scalia expressed the strong view that disclosure requirements do not implicate significant First Amendment concerns. To the concern that disclosure could deter expression, Justice Scalia responded, ‘[T]he fact is that running a democracy takes a certain amount of civic courage.’”