David Segal was a Democratic Rhode Island State Representative until January 2011, and previously served on the Providence City Council as a member of the Green Party. He since co-founded Demand Progress, a million-member civil liberties and civil rights organizing outfit, where he serves as executive director.
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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Will President Obama Leave a Failed Legacy on Secret Money in Politics?
President Barack Obama has said he ran for office because he believed "so strongly that the voices of ordinary Americans were being drowned out by the clamor of a privileged few in Washington." Obama's popularity among the Democratic base in '08 and '12 was due in large part to his seemingly...