Originally Posted by Gry
Any time the people wish to make themselves be heard over the bought and paid for, an up hill fight is going to be had no matter which party runs things.
This is what it's all about. Because the rich can buy anything they want, anti trust laws, ethics, honest news, small business vs walmart, other laws EPA, education, medical, manufacturing vs china, pot legalization vs big pharma and booze, How it should be went out the window. Our shitty government is doing their best to prove capitalism does not work. Behind everything that's screwed up, there's some asshole who sold us out so they could make a buck.
LePage is doing what the republican PACs and check writers like the Koch brothers and Sheldon Adleson tell him to do. If he doesn't do it the money stops and it's over for him.