Getting Elected is Now Just Another Investment for the Rich

DC Politics Financialization Supreme Court Voting Rights

  May 17, 2022             San Francisco             While all eyes are on the Supreme Court because of the abortion leak, there’s other damage being done.  A 6-3 decision announced this week, in what we might have hoped was a quixotic case involving Ted Cruz, brought more horror to our future, this time to the electoral …

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Here Comes the Judge, Wall Street Right Behind

DC Politics Financial Justice Ideas and Issues

  Marble Falls      Finally!  Who says that the US Congress can’t agree on anything?  The Senate has now unanimously passed legislation that members of the Supreme Court and all federal judges will have post their stock trades and financial holdings in real time.  Notice, I said unanimously.  In December, the House of Representatives had …

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