Corporate lobbying may have a bad name, but it remains a darn good investment. Continue reading
Do democracy and plutocracy mix? Bill Moyers has spent years digging into the corrosive effects of money and corporate influence on American politics, a well-traveled intersection that has become all the more significant in the aftermath of the 2010 Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling. How far back does the influence go and how much does it corrupt our democracy today? Explore these current issues with help from leading thinkers, investigative journalists and scholars.
America’s most powerful CEOs are finding that their enormous wealth can also be a double-edged sword. Continue reading
A new report sheds light on a network of dozens of pro-business “think tanks” operating in the states. Continue reading
Political scientist Steve Teles tells Moyers & Company that our kludgy system needs radical change. Continue reading
A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading
Activists have urged the SEC to use its rule-making authority to staunch the flow of political cash. Continue reading