Citizens United and reluctant corporations hesitant

The Post examines corporate America’s view of Citizens United and political activity here this morning.

Many corporate executives don’t want to wade intopartisan political campaigns. But other companies have told their advisers andĀ GOP fundraisers that they are interested in helping finance ads to spotlight proposed regulations and lawmakers they don’t like. These companies include firms on Wall Street and in the energy sector opposed to stricter regulations as well as fast-food franchise owners fearful of being forced to unionize their shops.

They just don’t want to be singled out — or have their corporate logo attached.

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