Pacs Famous Quotes & Sayings

24 Pacs Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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For many years, we have had these campaign finance reforms, and they have been failures. Money is more coursing through our system than ever before. Incumbents have used the laws to advantage themselves. And one of the reasons I think they have been failures is we have tried to crush down the money in places like the political parties, and it has squished out into opaque super PACs and sort of hidden channels.Mark Shields Pacs Sayings By Mark Shields: For many years, we have had these campaign finance reforms, and they have been failures.
There were 14,000 people at the rally for the president in Ohio. There were another 8,000 people in Virginia. If all 22,000 of those people opened their wallets and gave $1,000 each, that would be less than one donation from a billionaire to the super PACs. And that's why he's in for the fight of his life.Austan Goolsbee Pacs Sayings By Austan Goolsbee: There were 14,000 people at the rally for the president in Ohio. There were another
If God wanted me to be quiet he would've never showed me what he does.Tupac Shakur Pacs Sayings By Tupac Shakur: If God wanted me to be quiet he would've never showed me what he does.
PACs corrupt the system. They handle vast amounts of money and the money corrupts.Paul Ryan Pacs Sayings By Paul Ryan: PACs corrupt the system. They handle vast amounts of money and the money corrupts.
If you put your politicians up for sale, as the US does (alone in this among industrialized democracies), then someone will buy them
and it won't be you; you can't afford them.
Juan Cole Pacs Sayings By Juan Cole: If you put your politicians up for sale, as the US does (alone in this
The super PACs have brought an element of fear into the equation. The fact that they can bring this money into the campaign, basically ambush you out of nowhere, and you'll have no way to fight back.John Sarbanes Pacs Sayings By John Sarbanes: The super PACs have brought an element of fear into the equation. The fact that
For sure Tupac [Shakur]. Without a doubt. I have to have Pac at the party doing it!Nate Burleson Pacs Sayings By Nate Burleson: For sure Tupac [Shakur]. Without a doubt. I have to have Pac at the party
Few developments in campaigning have been as vilified and misunderstood as independent expenditure PACs, or, as they are colloquially known, super PACs.Bradley A. Smith Pacs Sayings By Bradley A. Smith: Few developments in campaigning have been as vilified and misunderstood as independent expenditure PACs, or,
Incumbents don't like it, but political competition is a good thing. Incumbents usually outspend challengers by better than 3 to 1. Super PACs, which tend to support challengers, have nullified some of this advantage.Bradley A. Smith Pacs Sayings By Bradley A. Smith: Incumbents don't like it, but political competition is a good thing. Incumbents usually outspend challengers
I would do away with super PACs. I think it's a cancer.Kent Conrad Pacs Sayings By Kent Conrad: I would do away with super PACs. I think it's a cancer.
With super PACs, we've seen voter turnout go up; interest in elections rise; and the number of competitive races increase. The campaigns of 2010 and 2012 have been more issue-oriented than their predecessors, not less.Bradley A. Smith Pacs Sayings By Bradley A. Smith: With super PACs, we've seen voter turnout go up; interest in elections rise; and the
By law, super PACs are required to disclose their donors. There are groups that have never had to disclose their donors, non-profits such as the Sierra Club, Planned Parenthood, the NAACP, and the NRA. If you want more disclosure, super PACs are a step forward.Bradley A. Smith Pacs Sayings By Bradley A. Smith: By law, super PACs are required to disclose their donors. There are groups that have
I think there's a lot of reasons for having an extended primary. I think super PACs play a role.Reince Priebus Pacs Sayings By Reince Priebus: I think there's a lot of reasons for having an extended primary. I think super
Sheldon Adelson, for example, gave more than $53 million to Super PACs, but all eight of the candidates he supported lost.59 Karl Rove, a strategic mastermind who won fame advising George W. Bush, oversaw groups that spent $175 million and still lost twenty-one out of thirty elections.Laurence H. Tribe Pacs Sayings By Laurence H. Tribe: Sheldon Adelson, for example, gave more than $53 million to Super PACs, but all eight
I'll be active in politics through PACs at a later date.Donald Trump Pacs Sayings By Donald Trump: I'll be active in politics through PACs at a later date.
There is no evidence that super PACs have led to a greater percentage of negative ads.Bradley A. Smith Pacs Sayings By Bradley A. Smith: There is no evidence that super PACs have led to a greater percentage of negative
The corporations have become our government. They're not just influential. Department by department, you name it, they put their people in high government positions, they have 10,000 PACs and 35,000 lobbyists, so there's no more opening to be heard.Ralph Nader Pacs Sayings By Ralph Nader: The corporations have become our government. They're not just influential. Department by department, you name
To all the worryworts out there who said super PACs were going to lead to a cabal of billionaires secretly buying democracy: wrong! They are publicly buying democracy.Stephen Colbert Pacs Sayings By Stephen Colbert: To all the worryworts out there who said super PACs were going to lead to
The Republicans hardly need a party and the cumbersome cadre of low-level officials that form one; they have a bankroll as large as the Pentagon's budget, dozens of fatted PACs, and the well-advertised support of the Christian deity.Barbara Ehrenreich Pacs Sayings By Barbara Ehrenreich: The Republicans hardly need a party and the cumbersome cadre of low-level officials that form
As the 2012 elections approach the finish line, the chatter among columnists and political reporters is about upcoming books that take readers inside the campaigns, cutting-edge efforts to micro-target voters on Internet social applications, the enormous money flowing through super-PACs, and extreme political polarization.Juan Williams Pacs Sayings By Juan Williams: As the 2012 elections approach the finish line, the chatter among columnists and political reporters
Through every dark night, there's a bright day after that.Tupac Shakur Pacs Sayings By Tupac Shakur: Through every dark night, there's a bright day after that.
Every major federal campaign-finance-reform effort since 1943 has attempted to treat corporations and unions equally. If a limit applied to corporations, it applied to unions; if unions could form PACs, corporations could too; and so on. DISCLOSE is the first major campaign-finance bill that has not taken this approach.Bradley A. Smith Pacs Sayings By Bradley A. Smith: Every major federal campaign-finance-reform effort since 1943 has attempted to treat corporations and unions equally.
The ruling paved the way for a related decision by an appeals court in a case called SpeechNow, which soon after overturned limits on how much money individuals could give to outside groups too. Previously, contributions to political action committees, or PACs, had been capped at $5,000 per person per year. But now the court found that there could be no donation limits so long as there was no coordination with the candidates' campaigns. Soon, the groups set up to take the unlimited contributions were dubbed super PACs for their augmented new powers.Jane Mayer Pacs Sayings By Jane Mayer: The ruling paved the way for a related decision by an appeals court in a
Super PACs and a corrupt campaign finance system are destroying American democracy. We're proud that we have received four million individual contributions, more than any candidate in American history at this point.Bernie Sanders Pacs Sayings By Bernie Sanders: Super PACs and a corrupt campaign finance system are destroying American democracy. We're proud that