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Reply #4: Yes, but it is Congress who is owned by the banks. Just ask Dick Durbin. [View All]

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flpoljunkie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-12-11 08:32 AM
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4. Yes, but it is Congress who is owned by the banks. Just ask Dick Durbin.
Ignorance and lack of participation is certainly a big problem, because things won't change if we don't demand change.
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  -Bob Herbert: When Democracy Weakens flpoljunkie  Feb-12-11 08:22 AM   #0 
  - Bless Bob Herbert - he speaks the truth. k&r  polichick   Feb-12-11 08:24 AM   #1 
  - The largest threat to our democracy is an uninformed public  randr   Feb-12-11 08:28 AM   #2 
  - It's not just the right. Some people here will accept any line of bullshit...  polichick   Feb-12-11 08:31 AM   #3 
  - Yes, but it is Congress who is owned by the banks. Just ask Dick Durbin.  flpoljunkie   Feb-12-11 08:32 AM   #4 
  - the epitaph was when SCOTUS picked our president for us.  xchrom   Feb-12-11 08:38 AM   #5 
     - Yes, that was the beginning of the end...  polichick   Feb-12-11 08:55 AM   #6 
     - HELLO!!  BeFree   Feb-12-11 09:06 AM   #9 
     - Perhaps Current TV will help educate Americans about what is really happening. nt  polichick   Feb-13-11 11:11 AM   #12 
     - The 111th Congress failed to vote on the Fair Elections Now Act to publicly finance their campaigns.  flpoljunkie   Feb-12-11 09:11 AM   #10 
        - To me it shows that change will not come through this party's leaders because...  polichick   Feb-13-11 11:09 AM   #11 
     - The fact big money lobbyists can legally bundle campaign contributions for Congressmen is key  flpoljunkie   Feb-12-11 08:55 AM   #7 
        - You said it.  chill_wind   Feb-12-11 08:59 AM   #8 
 

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