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Podcast: The Hidden Power of Dark Money|ProPublica

When the GOP Tried to Ban Dark Money: From ProPublica

When the GOP Tried to Ban Dark Money (from ProPublica_ Jurnalism in the Public Interest)

Excerpts: ‘Last month, when House Democratsintroduced the DISCLOSE 2012 Act to try to stop the flow of secret “dark money” into the electoral process, it marked an ironic twist.

A decade ago, it was Republicans who were pushing for disclosure of donors to nonprofit social welfare groups who are now pouring millions into political attack ads and House Democrats who opposed them.’

My take on this: “Democrato – Repablican Party =A Socially Inconvenient Marriage of Convenience”