It would require corporations and other organizations to file detailed reports on how they fund their favorite political candidates. It also would prohibit foreign corporations, their U.S. subsidiaries and their contractors from contributing to political campaigns. Obama said it would allow Americans to know whose money is influencing elections.
Read more: http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7019410226#ixzz0uviWdrEm
Republicans in the senate didn't even allow it to come to vote. What do you think
As usual, crap and underhanded special interests tied to a decent cause and presented with a lovely,appealing name. "Because the intention of the Bill was to show exclusivity to certain lobbyists and opposition to others from here on out."
Politics as freaking usual.
It's hard not to have a defeatist attitude.
Answer by Sisteract at 8:53 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Answer by gertie41 at 7:57 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Answer by jewjewbee at 8:02 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Oh! HERE'S the reason why the "evil" Republicans blocked the bill....
"...the House bill exempts the National Rifle Association, unions and other special interests from all or part of the legislation, which Republicans charged was the product of “backroom deals” and Democrats said was necessary to get the bill passed. Floor debate over the bill was heated, with each side accusing the other of acting in bad faith and using the fight to advance its own partisan agenda."
Answer by LoriKeet at 8:36 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Answer by jesse123456 at 8:51 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Answer by Carpy at 9:01 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Answer by parrishsky at 7:59 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
I think since Obama lives in a glass house of his own, he shouldn't throw stones!!
Answer by LoriKeet at 8:09 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Here's the roll call JewJew
Answer by LoriKeet at 8:12 PM on Jul. 27, 2010
Answer by jewjewbee at 8:15 PM on Jul. 27, 2010