Jeff Neal for C.U.R.E. - Certain Unalienable Rights Endowment

Newsflash! Power Sold to Highest Bidders in Government Auction

In Opinion on July 5, 2012 at 3:41 pm

 Not sure why this very simple fact is so difficult for some people to grasp.  Many big-government supporters simultaneously complain that political contributions influence policy decisions so that the law favors the rich.  Their solution is public financing of campaigns.  In other words, they want the same slimy politicians who sell their votes to also control who gets campaign money from the public coffers.

Explain that logic, please.

Previous post addresses Money and Politics in more depth.

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