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I Think Corporate Interests Control The Government

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    I don`t think corporations control the government as much as you think, it`s the amount of money they can and are willing to spend to get what they want, So untill that is controlled. It does appear that corporations control the government.
    agguy56 agguy56 56-60 1 Response Sep 16, 2012

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    Um, Duh

    Anyone who DOESN'T know this is obviously not paying attention.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 29, 2010

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    21 January, 2010 Will Reverberate

    I am really worried about all the corporate influence on elected government officials. It has been getting worse and worse over the years. I have read that, just for the health care issue, their are six lobbyists for each individual congressman. Lobbyists for Insurance companys...
    1blujay 1blujay 46-50, M 4 Responses Feb 24, 2010

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    Brightfuture99 Brightfuture99 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 1, 2014

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    Corporate Interests Control The Republican Party

    TWENTY SIX MAJOR CORPORATIONS PAID NO TAXES FOR LAST FOUR YEARS Contrary to the constant protestations of conservatives, corporate taxes are at a forty year low, with many of the most profitable companies paying nothing at all. Among the corporations that paid no federal...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 1 Response May 1, 2013

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    Hate To Say I Told You So, .... But

    "The end of democracy and the defeat of the American Revolution will occur when government falls into the hands of the lending institutions and the moneyed incorporations." Thomas Jefferson, 1816.
    AngryWhiteMan AngryWhiteMan 51-55, M Jun 4, 2012

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    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Sep 22, 2012

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    The Government's Role Is To Support Corporate Growth

    At least part of it. The free enterprise system is what drives America and Americans. Obviously there's a resistance in converting US to a socialist state. If the government controls corporate interests, we get an awkward situation like the one in China.
    Masterdavis Masterdavis 22-25, M Oct 18, 2012

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    An Excerpt Of Russell Means Explaining This Problem. Being Free, Individual Sovereignty

     The idea of freedom that America was born with has been corrupted!
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Sep 15, 2012

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    Corporatism Has Been Mistakened For Capitalism

    In a true free market, Corporations would not be as powerful as they are today. Basically what is going on is that Corporations and Governments work together. Our old friends the lobbyists can just bribe Government into creating policies that make them more powerful and rich...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 1 Response Apr 27, 2013

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    Think You Can Vote?

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    RomanticStiff RomanticStiff 41-45, M Mar 25, 2010

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    Can We Please Stop Raging Against The Government As A Result?

    the corporate powers are the SOURCE of the corruption.The government ITSELF is innocent. They're PAID OFF to be corrupt.Stop blaming The Govurnment and stop blaming the undocumented workers and start blaming the damn CEOS who hired them and paid congress to do nothing. 
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 12, 2013

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