Dr. David Dulio – Professor, Department of Political Science, Oakland University
David Dulio offered background on why there is a critical need for campaign finance regulation and give a review of the history of U.S. campaign finance regulations. He went on to touch on how the campaign finance system relates to the electoral process and where the system has intersected with the U.S. Constitution and court system.
Paul Ryan – Senior Legal Counsel, Campaign Legal Center
Paul Ryan offered an advocate's perspective to campaign finance reform, which included an overview of what campaign finance regulation is working well, what is problematic to the current system, and changes that he would recommend at the national level.
Mark Grueskin – Attorney, Heizer, Paul and Grueskin LLP
Mark Grueskin offered a perspective on the objectives of campaign finance regulation and how candidates and political organizations are effected by and respond to current state campaign finance regulations.