Originally Posted by Direckshun
How do you figure?
Because the (successful) lawyer can more easily afford his maximum $2000 worth of speech than the grocery bagger. The same argument you used to limit a zillionaire's contribution to $2000 so he couldn't out-influence those of us who can only afford a more modest contribution.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will