Campaign fund issue affects all others

by J Scott Christianson, Columbia Daily Tribune Columnist

I wish someone had told me that there was no such office as Boone County dogcatcher before I wrote last week’s column. I mean, what am I going to do with 5,000 “Christianson for Dogcatcher” signs? Yes, I know you can turn them inside out and make garage sale signs out of them, but you can only have so many garage sales in your life!

All kidding aside, when you step back and look at the state of campaign financing, it seems like something that could only have been designed by a…