October 5, 2011
On her October 4 show, Rachel Maddow interviewed Jane Mayer, author of an explosive exposé about North Carolina millionaire Art Pope’s one-man election-buying machine published this week in the New Yorker magazine.
Chamber caught using foreign cash to buy the U.S. Congress The so-called ‘U.S.’ Chamber of Commerce has been spending money it receives from foreign corporations and foreign governments to unload a torrent of partisan attack ads before the November election – over $75 million worth. The TV ads and mailers almost exclusively promote Republican candidates […]
In fighting reforms, Big Business shows it’s darkest side On the November 11 airing of The Rachel Maddow Show, Maddow highlights a report by David Sirota about an article in the insider, Washington, DC publication Inside U.S. Trade in which business groups reveal they’re not worried just about potential Wall St reforms: Business groups are […]
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