Unintented consquences: Economic Benefits of "Citizens United"

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Does anybody but me think that one of the dumbist Supreme Court decisions might be stimulating the economy? The Republicans and corporations do not want the economy to get better so Obama will not get re-elected. The millions or billions of dollars are being funneled into the domestic economy stimulating it!

Sewardwest
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Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm

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Yeah, I joked about that too. Invest in media stocks.

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DRC
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Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm

Not really though. Most of that cash is going through the hands of a media mogul and straight into an off shore account or an insider's market.

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Bush_Wacker
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broken window theory on steroids

chilidog
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We Have All Won An Oligarchy and Lost A Democracy

Here's a thought experiment for you. Ask yourself, "When was the last time I heard any conversation at all about the role of corporations in America in the American public media?"

In the abstract, it seems like a silly question. So let me rephrase it:

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