My own personal feelings are that campaigns are a bit of an exercise in futility. I don’t have a dog in this fight, and it’s not a partisan issue either. But the truth is that all of these arguments are still being debated, and no one should be lulled into a false sense of security by any of it. In fact, I think they all point to the simple fact that we need to take a stand.
We should all be aware that campaign finance reform is the next big thing in the US, and it’s not just for the lobbyists. It’s an issue that touches all levels of society. And if Congress really does try to force the Obama White House to re-write campaign finance laws, the backlash will be devastating. Already the Tea Party movement has done its best to discredit the idea that politicians are “too big to fail.
It’s not that I think campaign finance laws are bad, but the Tea Party is doing its best to make them seem like a bunch of scumbags. By calling them “fools,” they hope to make them seem legitimate.
If you support campaign finance laws, I can understand that. Most campaigns, especially candidates, rely on donations from individuals, and in order to attract donors, you need to create a lot of incentives, like donations, to get people to give money to you. People can’t just give money to someone because it will get them what they want. But that’s not how most political campaigns work.
A campaign is an action that’s designed to attract and persuade people to work. The goal of any campaign is to attract people to you, to convince them to work. You can accomplish that by going to the polls, asking people to vote, or by paying for advertising. But if you’re a supporter of campaign finance laws, you’ll have to do that. If you’re against campaign finance laws, you’re better off going to the polls.
In a campaign, you ask people to vote. In a “non-political” political campaign, you go to the polls, tell people to vote, and hope they actually do. A “political” campaign is a campaign that aims to influence the elected officials to enact a law, policy, or vote. A campaign is designed to persuade people to vote for a candidate or to vote for a certain policy.
Campaign finance laws are meant to prevent candidates from raising massive amounts of money from wealthy donors, particularly from corporations; to prevent wealthy donors from influencing the election; and to prevent wealthy campaign contributors from influencing the political process. Campaign finance laws allow campaigns to raise unlimited amounts of money. They require a candidate for a political office to disclose their financial records. These records include any donations (e.g.
Campaign finance laws also require candidates to disclose their campaign contributions. The problem is campaign finance reformers have made it very difficult for any citizen who doesn’t agree with them to find out about their candidates’ financial records. This has led to many campaign finance reformers using arguments like “I’m not running a campaign” or “I don’t know if I can afford it.
These arguments are usually used by people like Mike Bloomberg, who think they can use their wealth to influence the political process. They have even convinced some people to run for office in order to raise the money to do so. When we hear about these arguments, we ask ourselves, “do I want to be associated with that type of person?” Some people get so caught up in their own self worth, that they are more interested in making their money seem better than it really is.
This is where it gets tricky. First of all, there are a number of people who think that they can use their wealth to influence the political process. And secondly, there are a number of people who think that they have to be associated with that type of person in order to influence the political process.