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Dollars in Democracy -- Part I: Super PACs

Daniel Kim | Posted 06.16.2015 | College
Daniel Kim

Immense amounts of money from super PACs are flooding in to support politicians. The implications of lobbying are up for debate. However, it seems that lobbying provides a significant amount of political clout going to those with the greatest wealth.

Michael McAuliff

High Court's Campaign Ruling Ripped As 'Amateurish,' 'Mind-Boggling'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court's latest campaign finance ruling is a mind-bogglingly "naive" and "amateurish" decision that only promotes the power o...

Let's Not Go Back to Watergate

CC Stinson | Posted 12.25.2013 | Politics
CC Stinson

Many Americans feel that they can do nothing or that corruption is part of the norm for politics, but what impact does it do to the fabric of our communities?

Millennials vs. Millionaires

Matthew Segal | Posted 12.03.2013 | Politics
Matthew Segal

When money equals speech, power and influence over government, Millennials are at a distinct disadvantage. We're cash-strapped: more underemployed and debt-ridden than any previous generation -- and certainly not invested in the stock market to get those good capital gains tax rates.