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Friday, March 18, 2005

Sager to "Cleanies" of Campaign Finance: "Show Us Your Money," End the Hypocrisy

Ryan Sager is hot on the trail of the $123 million liberal foundation funding for the media and legislative lobbying effort that resulted in passage of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002 - aka known as "McCain-Feingold."

Sager's latest Tech Central Station decisively makes the essential point about the underlying hypocrisy involved in that lobbying effort - the people demanding that political funders be disclosed won't disclose their own funders!

When these people are willing to "Show Us Your Money," we will begin to consider possibly taking them seriously when they protest their good intentions regarding FEC regulation of political speech on the Internet.

You can read Sager's column here.