The 28th Amendment
It is of utmost importance that our country utilize every aspect of technology in order to provide a level playing field for all candidates running for public office. 239 more words
Food for thought.
Election Campaigns are funded entirely by taxes. No exceptions.
No lifetime appointments. Every position has term limits and no person may hold the position for more than one term. 233 more words
The economic and political power elite of Akron would like to thank the 8 members of Akron City Council for their vote. Nice timing too — coming on the heels of Congress increasing by 500% contribution limits to political parties. 80 more words
More interesting news from the House of Representatives. It seems that if you want to get something done in Washington you just have to know the right people, and then donate a large sum to their campaign. 121 more words
A recent New York Times poll on the achievability of “The American Dream” produced some concerning yet unsurprising results:
Notwithstanding the bleaker view of upward mobility, the majority of those polled said they were more concerned about the possibility that too much regulation in Washington could stymie the economy than they were about the prospect of inequality. 588 more words
My previous post caused me to dig a little deeper to try and understand what the Founding Fathers might have thought about campaign finance reform and the potential for corruption or the appearance of corruption from unrestricted contributions. 182 more words