You hear this phrase getting tossed around more and more every year. Both parties seem to bring it up in reference to the lobbyists they reject to take attention away from the lobbyists they are in bed with. As a left-leaning independent and active voter I've come to conclude as I get older that most elected officials act in accordance with only one special interest and that is their own. There are exceptions but they are few in number largely because the system has been rigged to elect only those who raise the most money.
When will "We the people" pull out the rug from under They the elites?
by Don W3 months ago
"We are fighting for every citizen that believes that government should serve the people, not the donors and not the special interests" - Donald Trump before the election.3 days after the election, Trump...
by Credence22 years ago
I am on rampage this morning with both guns ablazin' against the Right!Please see the attached article and share your thoughtshttp://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/12/1 … lp00000592I will begin by telling the...
by James Smith3 years ago
The question itself displays a lack of understanding of Libertarians' argument. The Libertarian says that the state is attractive to special interests, as it allows them to thrive at the expense of others.So what you...
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