The Daily Hay – Of Big Business, For Big Business, By Big Business

22 Jan

The Daily Hay is a daily feature, highlighting whatever I feel worthy of your 5 minutes or less.  No real commentary, just a link to the article, music, or video.  Enjoy.

Of Big Business, For Big Business, By Big Business

From NPR:   Supreme Court Rips Up Campaign Finance Laws

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“The Supreme Court has struck down longstanding distinctions between corporate and individual donations in elections. The ruling on Thursday opens the way for almost unlimited campaign spending by unions and corporations. The court’s 5-4 decision split the justices along bitter ideological lines. A conservative majority invalidated a ban on corporate campaign spending that dates back to 1907.”

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One Response to “The Daily Hay – Of Big Business, For Big Business, By Big Business”

  1. Tom January 22, 2010 at 10:04 am #

    it has not been a good week for the good guys, with the loss of the Kennedy seat in Mass. and now the opening for big coal, big oil, big guns to buy elections. Yicks.

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