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How Politicians Buy Corporate Votes – SuperPACs and Citizens United

Sorry if you are just now hearing this, but your voice in politics and policy is relatively meaningless compared to money-backed corporations. You see, a series of SCOTUS decisions, most notably, Citizens United, eroded limits on campaign donations based on the assumptions that 1) corporations are essentially individuals with the right to free speech via political donations; and 2) independent

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