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January 4, 2011

The Next Speaker Of The House

-- by Dave Johnson

The next Speaker of the House talks about how he handed out checks from tobacco companies, on the House floor, just before a vote on tobacco subsidies:

And here is a story about a lobbying firm that can arrange a Republican filibuster for money.

This is what the next two years will be about -- big corporate interests paying cash for legislation. This is what the Tea Party voted for?

Posted by Dave Johnson at January 4, 2011 7:49 PM


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