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Tiffany Muller on The Open Mind: United Against the Citizens

Tiffany Muller on The Open Mind: United Against the Citizens

HEFFNER: I’m Alexander Heffner, your host on The Open Mind. If you think of the language of Citizen’s United, it’s truly oxymoronic. The interest of the citizens was hijacked. It’s not Citizen’s United, it’s corporations united. The decision that the Supreme Court made favored corporations unlimited control of the American government and as our recent …

Campaign Finance from Watergate, to Soft Money and Citizens United | Retro Report

Campaign Finance from Watergate, to Soft Money and Citizens United | Retro Report

Over the weekend, five men were nabbed in the Democratic National Headquarters here in Washington, seemingly preparing to tap or bug the place. It was the scandal to end all political scandals. And while it may have started as a burglary, it soon led to a secret money trail. Illegal contributions to President Nixon’s reelection …