Proof Small Donors Are Good Doesn’t Mean SuperPACs Aren’t Bad
August 26, 2015
The success of small donors lifting Bernie Sanders and Ben Carson isn’t proof that SuperPACS aren’t a threat – but it is proof that we the people can change the laws and change the system and restore a sense of balance to our democracy by reminding politicians public service is about the public, not the private interests.
Forget Big Donors, 2016 Is Going To Be the Election of Mega-Donors
August 4, 2015
Most of the 2016 presidential candidates and their Super PACs filed campaign finance reports with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) late last week. These documents give a sneak-peek of how the 2016 election is shaping up to be the election of mega-donors.
Donald Trump Comes Clean About Money in Politics, But Doesn’t Offer Solutions
July 17, 2015
Business mogul, reality TV star, and now presidential candidate Donald Trump seems to understand how politics works these days.
The Dream (Nightmare) Comes True: Corporations are People!
June 17, 2015
Bowing to the inevitable, the Federal Election Commission unveiled new guidelines this morning that would allow corporations to seek public office.
Breaking Gridlock at the FEC
June 8, 2015
After months of speech-making and letter-writing aimed at prodding their colleagues into action, two members of the Federal Election Commission took a new and unprecedented step on Monday to break the agency’s well-documented gridlock.