Lower courts make many times more decisions every year than the Supreme Court, and these have immense effects on state residents. Douglas Keith, Counsel at The Brennan Center for Justice, talks to Jan about a recent study analyzing the millions of dollars of “dark money” going into these state-wide elections, who benefits, and what can […]
It’s no secret that dark money has been influential in Wisconsin politics for decades. A series from the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism is looking into different weaknesses in the state’s legislature. It’s called “Undemocratic: Secrecy and Power versus the People.” The latest article looks into the power of secret money at the Capitol. It […]
Douglas Keith, Counsel with The Brennan Center, talks about his investigations as to the groups who are spending millions of dollars trying to influence appointments to U.S. courts, from the Supreme Court to local courts.
What is the role of money in politics? How does it go beyond the banking system? How do Clinton and Sanders differ in their views towards the banking industry? Today Esty Dinur talks with Ellen Brown, founder of the Public Banking Institute, to discuss “dark money,” big banking, and how the presidential candidates differ in […]
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