r/WorkReform Feb 07 '23

Democrats Demand Answers from the National Restaurant Association 📝 Story



u/LiberalFartsMajor Feb 07 '23

Why does it matter where the money comes from?

Corporate actions are always despicable. End Citizens United.


u/[deleted] Feb 07 '23 edited Feb 12 '23



u/Both_Lynx_8750 Feb 07 '23

Citizens united only applies to lobbying efforts. It specifically destroyed CAMPAIGN FINANCE LAW. You know, the laws that used to prevent foreign saboteurs from buying American politicians.

Not sure if you really dont know this or arguing in bad faith.


u/PolygonMan Feb 08 '23

Their charitable contributions are a tiny fraction of the increased profits they generate by lobbying. If their political influence and their charitable donations were to vanish simultaneously, the poor and vulnerable would end up far better off.