60 Minutes: “Washington’s open secret: Profitable PACs” [VIDEO] Categories: Commentary, Media, Political Rhetoric
Treat campaign contributions as gifts to politicians. The politician should be able to do whatever they want with the money. Politicians will create very strict rules for themselves as a way to show they are more honest than their opponent. Politicians want rules to they can find a way around them.
Politicians’ Extortion Racket
Didn’t one of the ancient Greek city-states have a rule that anytime a legislator proferred a law which did not pass, he was executed?