big money

Big Money in Politics: Are Leading Democrats Really on the Wagon (or Still Sneaking a Drink)?

December 6, 2018

By Steve Early / Counterpunch. For voters concerned about the bad consequences of big business spending on elections, a New York Times report last month promised mid-summer relief. “Tired of Money in Politics, Some Democrats Think Small,” the headline read. The accompanying article, which focused on a Minnesota Congressional contest, noted that, “in mid-term races around the…

For 2018, Top Democrats Follow the Big Money

February 22, 2018

Heading into the 2018 midterms, Democratic leaders are favoring corporate-friendly candidates — even though Bernie Sanders’ 2016 campaign showed them a different path, Aaron Mate reports

Campaign Finance Reform

October 8, 2013
Supreme Court considers first campaign finance decision since Citizens United.