Obama Publicly Supports the Public Financing of Campaigns, but actions don't match rhetoric

Last year Obama got a lot of political attention for trying to save the public financing for presidential campaigns. This year he has tried to back out of his promise to use the system. Kim Strassel at the WSJ's Political Diary now reports:

"In his two most recent tax filings, for the years 2005 and 2006, he didn't check the box that designates $3 of taxes to go to the public presidential campaign fund."



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