Money in politics

The Plutocrats Strike Back
The rich strike back against the new populism, with politicians running for cover. But populism is popular with voters, just not with donors. Read more...
On Sunday, September 2, 2012, hundreds of demonstrators marched through Charlotte, NC to protest before the opening of the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Read more...
On Sunday, July 8th, over 200 protestors crashed the Koch Brothers' $50,000 a ticket fundraising party for their candidate, Mitt Romney. Since the Kochs are giving over a billion dollars to buy Mitt Romney the presidency, should we be Read more...
A coalition of activists and Occupiers announce plans to crash David Koch's Southhampton fundraiser for Mitt Romney... Read more...
Documentary exposes Charles and David Koch, radical libertarians who use their money to oppose government and virtually all regulation as interference with the free market. Read more...

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S*#T lobbyists say. From United Republic, h/t Diane. Open thread below. ... Read more...
The Republican candidates and a few independent groups have spent nearly $10 million on TV and radio ads in seven states that vote on Super Tuesday... Read more...