Money Talks: Corporate Pacs And Political Influence

Money Talks Corporate Pacs And Political Influence Based on interviews with officials from every major kind of political action committee PAC this book is a behind the scenes look at what PACs want from Congress and how they go about getting it It i

  • Title: Money Talks: Corporate Pacs And Political Influence
  • Author: Dan Clawson Alan Neustadtl
  • ISBN: 9780465047529
  • Page: 269
  • Format: Paperback
  • Based on interviews with officials from every major kind of political action committee PAC , this book is a behind the scenes look at what PACs want from Congress and how they go about getting it It is generally agreed that PACs have transformed the US system of campaign finance.

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    1. I'm surprised that this book isn't more widely regarded - it is excellent. The authors were way ahead of the curve writing about corporate political action committees back in 1992. The idea is simple: talk to the people running PACs about money in politics. The understanding they share about power relations between business and government are more relevant than ever. Sure, things have gotten worse since Citizens United, but the authors were already discussing all of the important details 25 year [...]

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