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[Translate] By Jake Johnson, Common Dreams | Report In what dozens of progressive groups hailed as a good first step toward...

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IT HURTS TO BE RIGHT

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[Translate] Money & Politics Leaked emails show how the Republican governor of Wisconsin flouted campaign finance law to court...

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[Translate] Jim Bopp, a conservative attorney, speaks in favor of a measure amending the state’s constitution to ban gay...

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THE FCC CAN HELP CLEAN UP BIG ...

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[Translate] Law compels the agency to deal with anonymous, misleading, special interest political ads on TV — it just refuses to...

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BILL MOYERS: CAMPAIGN FINANCE ...

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[Translate] BILL MOYERS & COMPANY Democracy & Government   Bill sits down with former Bush administration lawyer Richard...

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HOW IS ‘CITIZENS UNITED&...

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[Translate] How Is ‘Citizens United’ Ruining Democracy and How Can We Stop It?   by Katie Rose Quandt   MOYERS &  COMPANY The...

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[Translate] In a Q&A, veteran campaign finance reformer Derek Cressman says Americans are becoming increasingly aware that...

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DIRTY ENERGY PLUTOCRATS ARE TR...

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[Translate] Shutterstock Just call them pollutocrats By Ben Adler   GRIST It’s nice to read all those stories about Bernie Sanders’...

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If We Don’t Overturn Citizens ...

Mar 23, 2015 by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG By Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) YouTube I recently introduced an amendment at the Senate Budget Committee. It was...

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The Inside Story Of How Citize...

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[Translate] Ryan Grim   huffingtonpost.com Lobbyists and trade groups have pumped huge sums into the coffers of super PACs and...

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‘We Will Only Get Louder’: Doz...

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[Translate] Activism by Deirdre Fulton  MOYERS & COMPANY This post first appeared at Common...

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‘Left, Right & Center’: O...

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[Translate] Posted on Sep 14, 2014 Photo by jeff_golden (CC BY-SA 2.0) Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other “Left,...

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Bush crew’s deplorable return:...

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Enough with puff pieces about painting…

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You Didn’t Pay Attention...

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The year after a presidential election…

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Why BP Isn’t a Criminal

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Justice Department just entered into the largest criminal settlement in U.S. history

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In case you hadn’t heard, today is International Talk Like A Pirate Day..

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