The US Supreme Court has rejected long-standing limits on how much companies can spend on political campaigns.
The ruling is likely to change the way presidential and congressional campaigns are funded, including this year’s crucial mid-term elections.
The court’s 5-4 vote ends a 20-year ban on businesses using money from their own funds to pay for campaign ads.
But US President Barack Obama condemned the decision, pledging to work with Congress for a "forceful response".
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