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Beware the Clinton Bandwagon (Updated)

I like to see myself as an equal opportunity political basher, calling out bad behavior as often as I can. Although the Republicans have taken the lead in positioning themselves center stage at the… 591 more words

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'They vote against their economic interests'

Liberal Democrats like to talk about the foolishness of rank-and-file Republicans who vote against their economic interests.

But I think this is no less true of liberal Democrats themselves.  391 more words

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You can do a background check, too!

Many companies will do a background check on employees prior to employment. There is some question as to which parts of a potential employee’s background can be used to determine hiring. 146 more words

Can political contributions show you more than you want to know?

In this day and age many employers are looking up potential employees on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIN, and through Google in general. You can do the same. 209 more words

How PwC plans to leverage political contributions to help female politicians

“Money is the mother’s milk of politics,” the late California politician Jesse Unruh famously said. Ironically, for female politicians, money doesn’t flow like it does for male candidates. 548 more words

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Clinton Foundation's Missteps Point to Broader Problem

by Eliza Newlin Carney,  Roll Call

On the surface, the uproar over foreign contributions to the Clinton Foundation while Hillary Rodham Clinton was secretary of State looks like another example of the Clintons behaving badly. 107 more words

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The Richest 0.01 Percent of Americans Gave 42 Percent of Political Donations in 2012

It should come as no surprise that policymakers look after the ultra-wealthy instead of the rest of us.

By Stephen Wolf / DailyKos

April 20, 2015… 270 more words

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