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What Does the Hostile Takeover of the Democratic Party Look Like?

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I wrote a whole book on the hostile takeover of our government by Big Money interests - but if anyone wants to see a good example of what that means with respect specifically to the Democratic Party, please take a look at this - and specifically starting from page 7 on. It is literally well-documented proof of an army of lobbyists descending on Democratic lawmakers - many of those lobbyists former Democratic Capitol Hill staffers.