And judging by the chorus from the right here, some of those restrictions are the bees knees. At least when they are applied to (someone else). Like OWS.
We here many a diatribe to the effect you're not free to speak or assemble whenever you want wherever you want. We got rules around here.
But dare to say you would like to see reasonable limits placed on election investments and yer treadin on the Constitution, man.
Partisanship, in other words.
That and "persuasive messaging". High tech propaganda.
Before you fall back on your defense, do you really want me to post the numbers for ridiculous things people believe? All of which were born in the fevered minds of PR professionals? I love opportunities to innoculate the lurkers.