Plutocrats United Book Tour and Talks


January through April 2016
Various locations

Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections, is the new book by election law Professor Rick Hasen, to be released on January 12, 2016.
Prof. Hasen will present the book at a number of venues and events in coming months.

Schedule of Events

  • January 12: Los Angeles, Zocalo Public Square, 7:30 p.m. (Details and RSVP)
  • January 21: New York City, Brennan Center for Justice at NYU
  • February 8: Irvine, CA, University of California, Irvine, with Erwin Chemerinsky, 4 p.m. (Details and RSVP)
  • February 10, Los Angeles, Southwestern Law School, with Steve Simpson, lunchtime event. (Details)
  • February 18: Philadelphia, PA, National Constitution Center, with Ned Foley and Michael Gerhardt, 12 noon. (Details and RSVP)
  • February 18: Philadelphia PA, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 3 p.m. (Details)
  • February 19: Boston/Cambridge, Harvard Law School, lunchtime event (Details)
  • February 19, Cambridge, Scholars Strategy Network (Details; Seats limited. RSVP to
  • February 26, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Law School (First Amendment symposium) (Details and RSVP)
  • February 29, Decatur, Ga, Georgia Center for the Book at DeKalb County Public Library, 7:15 p.m. (Details)
  • March 1, Miami, University of Miami, 12:30 p.m. (Details)
  • March 16, Berkeley, CA, University of California, at Berkeley, with Tom Mann and Bertrall Ross, 3:30 p.m.  (Details)
  • March 31, Winter Park, FL, Rollins College, 7 p.m. (Details)
  • April 15, Boulder, CO, University of Colorado, Boulder, Symposium on campaign finance (Details)
  • May 5, Washington, DC, Campaign Legal Center/UCDC Law/ACS, with Trevor Potter, 12:00 noon. (Details)