Carl Freitag: Naomi Klein's book tells how the right wing exploits crises as an opportunity to impose their more authoritarian, harsh society.
... the leading issue concerning voters in the upcoming presidential election, according to a recent Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll, is that “wealthy individuals and corporations will have too much influence over who wins.”
Released secret documents reveal Republican 'operatives' working to rig voting districts...
Republican legislators ask court to keep intact the new congressional districts, which are still rigged, or gerrymandered, for the benefit of Republican candidates.
... an elite class of (campaign) donors and spenders, superPACs, and increasing corporate political power ... free market democracy ... corrupts both politics and markets ... nothing short of a constitutional amendment can set the necessary boundaries between capitalism and democracy.
Exit polling accomplished at Melbourne's Precinct 408 at Eau Gallie Civic Center on Nov. 4 reveal what may be a troubling discrepancy.
Tampa Bay Times editorial: Court upholds open government. Republicans cannot withhold redistricting documents from public scrutiny, rules Florida Supreme Court.