Two conservative groups are going to host an inaugural “Freedom Summit” in New Hampshire in April to exchange ideas on the nation’s economy, featuring Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, former House speaker Newt Gingrich, real estate mogul Donald Trump, and others.
It is clear that Democrats have shown a greater propensity to spend money wisely with their campaigns and allied groups. At the end of the day, that is what America needs.
Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.
In right wing politics, ALEC serves as the nexus between corporations and aspiring Republicans always eager to find access to additional campaign cash.
Connecticut has taken the first step requiring corporations and other groups that independently spend money or run ads for political candidates to identify top donors.