The Sudden Emergence of Super PAC's

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The South Carolina Republican Primary and Super PAC'sSo called political Super PAC's have been made possible by recent decisions of the US Supreme Court. They have names like "Restore Our Future," "Winning Our Future" and "Make Us Great Again." The latest thing in political finance, these massive war chests supposedly are independent of candidates. But their real purpose is to support particular candidates like Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich and Rick Perry. Based on this year's campaign so far, how are they changing the political process?

Credits

Guests:
Chris Frates - National Journal - @influencealley, David Keating - Club for Growth - @campaignfreedom, Paul S. Ryan - Campaign Legal Center

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Anna Scott, Christian Bordal, Karen Radziner