CNBC​.com Quotes Partner David E. Frulla on Midterm Election Campaign Finance

A CNBC​.com report, Midterm War Chests Gush Over,” reviewed current fundraising which is projected to reach more than $4 billion. The article stated, “ Costs for campaigns have exploded and fund raising almost never stops,’ says David Frulla, a government relations attorney at Kelley Drye & Warren in Washington, D.C. Politicians need millions of dollars to keep their seats for staff, advertising, mailings. It’s like an arms race.’ ”

Mr. Frulla also commented on the Supreme Court’s decision in the Citizens United case, which blocked the ban on corporate political spending. “ My fear is that people who use this ruling will be polarizing,’ says attorney David Frulla. I think the First Amendment is important. The concern is that I’m not sure what kind of free speech we are getting.’ ”