This is how elections are bought…Putting the Mega in Mega-Donor

I’m a day late on this one, but it’s seriously worth posting, anyway. The Progress Report August 27, 2012 Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson is by far the GOP’s biggest donor. He has already plowed more than $35 MILLION into the presidential race and says he’ll spend a “limitless” amount to defeat President Obama, perhaps more than $100… More This is how elections are bought…Putting the Mega in Mega-Donor

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien confronts director of Citizens United’s anti-Obama film

The movie is based on a book by Dinesh D’Suza called The Roots of Obama’s Rage.  It was debunked by several news organizations including Media Matters. The director Steve Bannon, who was interviewed by CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, feels no obligation to correct any of the dis-information associated with the movie. The Raw Story CNN host Soledad O’Brien on… More CNN’s Soledad O’Brien confronts director of Citizens United’s anti-Obama film

Coal miners say they were forced to attend Romney event and donate

This sort of thing has gone on for years, so from that perspective, there’s no surprise there. However, with the Citizens United decision to allow private donors to give any amount they want, why are employers (mostly in right to work states) asking/forcing their employees to give to the politician of the company’s choice? The… More Coal miners say they were forced to attend Romney event and donate