Daily Topics - Monday May 14th, 2012

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Catch The Thom Hartmann Program LIVE at our new time, 3-6pm Eastern!

Hour One: Walker says "Union busting by exec order a 'beautiful thing'" - John Nichols, The Nation Magazine / Plus, ending corporate rights in Seattle - Jeff Reifman, Envision Seattle

Hour Two: What's more important...Capitalism or Democracy? Harris Kenny, Reason Foundation

Hour Three: Libertarian wet dream...one world government?

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I heard Thom mention that a UK company was buying up all the lobbying forms regardless of political leanings. Does anyone recall the name of that company?

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It's WPP

http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/14/the-lobbyist-in-the-gray-flannel-suit/

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Corporations outspend taxpayers in Congress...

You may be surprised to learn that we spend about $2 billion dollars a year on our dysfunctional Congress. However, it's even more surprising to learn that corporate lobbyists spend even more to buy off our federal lawmakers.

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