money in politics

NEW DETAILS EMERGE: The Theft Of The White House And Congress (VIDEO)

NEW DETAILS EMERGE: The Theft Of The White House And Congress (VIDEO)

Twas the night before Trump’s inauguration, when all through Facebook, over 200 thousand people were watching a live broadcast. It began: “This is a crime story. The perpetrators:  a pack of political operatives and the billionaires in the shadows behind them. The crime:  the theft of the White House and Congress.” Investigative reporter Greg Palast, a […]

Campaign Donations: What Can You Get For $350,000

Campaign Donations: What Can You Get For $350,000

Everybody knows that huge amounts of campaign donations are collected to finance our long, complex presidential campaigns. Estimates from several sites have predicted that the current election cycle will cost between four and five billion dollars before all is said and done. That’s about four times the gross national product of Somalia. So how much money has […]

Texas Attorney General Charged With 3 Felony Counts Of Securities Fraud

Texas Attorney General Charged With 3 Felony Counts Of Securities Fraud

In a not so surprising turn of events, Ken Paxton, the Texas Attorney General, has been charged with three felony counts. Paxton joins Rick Perry, the now former governor of Texas, on the list of Texas officials indicted in the last year. Paxton is charged with two first-degree felonies for securities fraud and a third-degree felony […]

Justice Scalia Compares Election Spending To Women Purchasing Cosmetics

Justice Scalia Compares Election Spending To Women Purchasing Cosmetics

After demonstrating a brief bout of sanity, Justice Scalia was back at his mind-boggling statements and partisan ways. It’s frustrating to know that Supreme Court Justices are contributing to the trend of the American Republic being referred to as an oligarchy. And nothing says our Supreme Court takes the special-interest hijacking of our government less […]