Sen. Sanders Says McCutcheon Win Is a Disaster for Democracy

Sen. Bernie Sanders joins Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! to discuss Supreme Court’s ruling in McCutcheon v. FEC.

I do not believe that this is simply a progressive vs. conservative issue. I think you’ve got a lot or ordinary conservatives out there who say, You know what? We didn’t fight and die in war to preserve democracy so a handful of billionaires can control the political process.

Senator Bernie Sanders

Restoring Democracy

Senator Bernie Sanders says there are two things we need to do, in order to restore democracy:

  • Overturn Citizens United
  • Go to public funding of elections

What do you think?


About the author

JoAnn Chateau

JoAnn Chateau likes progressive politics and loves the canines. She sometimes writes fiction about Chester (the Alpha Bichon) and his friends -- with a dash of humor and dab of Poli-Sci. JoAnn's views and insights are tinted by her past profession in Counseling, Christian theological studies, and Library and Information Science training. Retired now, JoAnn enjoys the creative life.

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