President Jimmy Carter on US ‘unlimited political bribery’
“Now it’s just an oligarchy, with unlimited political bribery being the essence of getting the nominations for president or to elect the president. And the same thing applies to governors and U.S. senators and congress members. “
“So now we’ve just seen a complete subversion of our political system as a payoff to major contributors, who want and expect and sometimes get favors for themselves after the election’s over.” (http://www.thomhartmann.com )
Former US president Jimmy Carter condemns America’s current system of political campaign financing, in a radio interview on the Thom Hartmann Program.
“Democracy means one person one vote. It does not mean that the Koch brothers and other billionaires should be able to buy elections.” (Twitter)
Bernie Sanders agrees . . .