Building new pipelines and subsidizing fossil fuels with taxpayer dollars will not help us avoid climate disaster, Janet Redman tells the Real News.
The leaders of fossil fuel companies are personally incentivized to keep their firms on a path of climate destruction.
Our campaign finance system isn’t just sending us toward a new Gilded Age — it’s a new Platinum Age.
GOP hopefuls are paying close attention to energy policy even if they’re mum about it.
Dominion is skimping on solar and wind as it aims to build a fracked-gas pipeline and another nuclear reactor.
A gusher of campaign cash is driving our politicians to comfort the already comfortable.
Billionaires can win politically even when they lose on Election Day.
Martha Burk interviews Katrina vanden Heuvel about the poisoning of politics by the Citizens United Supreme Court decision, and what can be done about it.
Citizens United is here to stay unless we show it the door.
The Supreme Court has trumped a century-old state law that made the state a model for campaign finance in America.
There can be no joy in the fact that money rules.
It’s too simple to say that money bought this election.
We spend world-class sums on our elections. Why don’t we get world-class results?
Buy two congressmen, get one free.
Some 300 uber-rich corporate plutocrats and their political hirelings have pledged at least $100 million to bombard the Obama campaign with viciously negative ads.