campaign finance Archives

The Opioid Crisis is a Jaw-dropping Avalanche of Cash for the Pharmaceutical Industry (VIDEO)

November 19, 2017

Of the many crises currently facing this country, one that is particularly insidious for those affected is the opioid epidemic. With more than 20,000 deaths last year alone caused by prescription painkillers, this problem has grown exponentially. The number of…

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EXCLUSIVE: Dubious Chinese Money Trail Links House Oversight Chairman to Trumps

September 14, 2017

The Curious Case Of The Chinese Company Whose Investments Trickle Down To Washington Jason Chaffetz, Republican House Rep from Utah, is the Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. In that Chairmanship, Chaffetz has the most powerful…

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Joe Biden Takes on Trump, Russia and the GOP: ‘Stand up and Say, Enough Man!’

June 16, 2017

Former VP Says Trump is Wrong ‘Most of the Time’ Former Vice President Joe Biden gave an interview in front of a live audience on NPR’s Fresh Air program Thursday and the contrast between the former second-in-command and the current White House…

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Dem Coffers Exploding With Cash as Americans Donate at Record Pace to Combat Trump Oligarchy

March 29, 2017

‘Being In Opposition To A President Donald Trump Tends To Really Mobilize’ Donald Trump’s nascent presidency has already inspired a record number of mobilized demonstrations. While the total number of people attending anti-Trump marches can only be estimated, a new metric…

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EXCLUSIVE: Murky Chinese Money Trail Links House Oversight Chairman To Trumps

February 22, 2017

The Curious Case Of The Chinese Company Whose Investments Trickle Down To Washington Jason Chaffetz, Republican House Rep from Utah, is the Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. In that Chairmanship, Chaffetz has the most powerful…

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Trump’s Latest Scam? He Raised Own Rent Now That His Sucker Donors Are Paying It – By A Lot!

August 23, 2016

Trump Tower Rent For His Campaign Has Gone Up As Paid Staff Has Shrunk If Republican standard bearer Donald Trump is trying to make it look like he isn’t worried about the money he’s losing on his presidential run, he’s…

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Trump’s Catch-22: If He Takes The Money, He’s F*cked. If He Doesn’t Take The Money, He’s F*cked.

June 21, 2016

Donald Trump Could Take Big Money, But Will It Hurt Him Too Much? Republican Donald Trump has based his presidential run on not being part of the GOP establishment and has been successful with Republican voters doing just that. While…

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OOPS! Wall Street Exec Screws Up, Tells Truth About Why Big Banks REALLY Donate To Politicians

May 26, 2016

Wall Street gives Legalized Bribes and Washington gives the favors or reasons that are beyond belief, the debate as to whether campaign contributions are speech or not continues in the United States. While some may try to maintain the money…

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Corporate Interests Manipulating Politics Worldwide — Thanks to Citizens United

May 23, 2016

If the U.S. is the leading light for global democracy, Citizens United was a wrong turn — and other countries are still following. Our campaign finance system is broken — and nations around the world are breaking theirs as well.…

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‘Really Rich’ Trump Could Pocket Donations, Campaign Says

May 14, 2016

Donald Trump has spent much of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination reminding American voters, and the world how ‘great‘ he is. He has boasted about having the ‘best words‘ and his, ahem, manhood. He especially wants voters to know…

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