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So much for campaign reform

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August 14, 2007

The snake oil sales team called the U.S. Congress claimed recently passed ethics legislation would curtail the impact of special interest and big money on the political systems.

Uh huh. So why are party fundraisers selling face time with big wigs as part of the package deal to top dollar donors?

Because with or without “ethics reform,” it’s business as usual in Washington.

Convention Party Favors Include Face TimeCongress just completed ethics legislation designed to put distance between lawmakers and the interests that seek favors from them. [Washington Post Political News]

One Response to So much for campaign reform

  1. Steve Horn

    August 14, 2007 at 3:34 pm

    “Ethics reform” – you cannot reform that which does not exist.

    Steve