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If you want to get money out of politics, get politics out of money. Strip the government of the power to choose economic winners and losers, and very quickly both corporations and unions will lose interest in trying to buy influence in government. Food for thought.

-SL

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2 Comments

  1. Jason Kramer says:

    Yes. I have been saying this for years (and I’m a professional lobbyist). Willie Sutton’s famous quote about robbing banks is perfectly apt for rent-seekers and favor-courters in government.

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