I’m very concerned about the direction our country is headed, and I believe it’s time to change the way we elect our political leaders. The voices of the American people are being drowned out by big money – the kind of money that only corporations, special interest groups, and powerful lobbyists can afford to pay. In this recent election, we’re talking about billions of dollars spent, not millions. What will be the total amount spent in 2016?
It’s more than just a money problem. Instead of paying attention to constituents, our politicians cater to the biggest donors looking for influence and political favors. While they deny they expect anything in return, these donors don’t fork over huge sums of money with no strings attached. No one believes that for a minute. Read more →