Lesson10-LobbyistsHaveDoubled

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Lesson 10 Lesson 10 February 28, 2011 February 28, 2011 Double the Number of Lobbyists Double the Number of Lobbyists
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This Week Monday: The number of lobbyists in Washington, DC has doubled since 2000 (Lesson 10) Read Riech, pp. 131-167 -- How do corporations compete in the era of supercapitalism? -- What are the consequences of supercapitalist competition for US citizens? Wednesday: Religion has surpassed occupation as a better predictor of voter behavior (Lesson 11) Read Bellah, pp. 168-186 What is civil religion? What are the threats to civil religion?
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Money and Politics Americans for Progress is a nonprofit organization financed by the Koch brothers, based in Virginia. It’s budget has grown from $7 to 40 million over the last three years. It is was one of the largest contributors to Gov. Walker, and last week sponsored a million- dollar campaign add in Wisconsin… Source: New York Times
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Approximate number of PACs in early 1970s: 150
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