Invasion of the Lobbyists


Even before last week's disastrous Supreme Court decision on Citizens
United - talk about your misnomer - it seems the Chamber of Commerce's
lobbying arm was already outspending both political parties for the first time. With a budget more than twice that of Democrats, the Chamber spent
much of its money on effective campaigns against things we needed -
cap-and-trade, health reform - which makes us uneager for the
well-funded corporate-tinged future. 

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