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Amazing graph shows power of big money

Political contributions [1]As this amazing graph from a new report in the Journal of Economic Perspectives [1] shows, there is a pretty straightforward reason that big money has become so unassailable in modern American politics.

Sam Pizzigatti has more at Too Much online [2]and Maureen Dowd touches on the same sobering theme in her weekend broadside at the Clinton wealth machine [3].