Posts Tagged by lobbying
|March 7, 2015||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Inequality / Concentration, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Two new data about cities: More residents must now rent, only a minority can afford to own, as the US middle-class shrinks. Plus capitals swell with corruption.
|August 27, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Who benefits from the privatisation of public assets? The buyer. And the lender. Is that why politicians sell off public goods?
|July 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Social Change|
Americans are not the source of polarization and gridlock in Congress on climate change. Most people want responsible government action.
|May 13, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
If you’re not getting a subsidy, then you’re paying for somebody else, who gets theirs merely by lobbying and donating (bribing?).
|March 10, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Columnists: It’s not the seeking but the winning of rent that’s the problem, cheating some and hobbling economies.
|November 20, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Inequality / Concentration, Politics|
Cash and Congress. Donated money is the tie that binds government to business. How to cut it? Curb the revenue powers of politicians, so they have nothing to sell out for.