Corporations

By: Miranda Myers on July 6, 2015
"I don't think the Republican party should be the party of big government but I also don't think it should be the party of big business," Governor Bobby Jindal said at a "Walk and Talk" event in downtown Manchester.
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By: Eric Zulaski on July 6, 2015
Discussing the revolving door between government and corporations, presidential candidate George Pataki said that it's more than elected officials we need to be concerned with.
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By: Arnie Alpert on July 6, 2015
When Arnie gave him a quick description of Governing Under the Influence, Ben Carson said "I'm with you."
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By: Arnie Alpert on July 5, 2015
Asked if he's thought more about the immigrant detention quota being applied to feed the profits of private prison companies, Jeb Bush said, “I’m totally opposed to that, if that’s the case."
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By: Arnie Alpert on July 1, 2015
Revolving Door for Corporate Lobbyists

If “just powers” come from the consent of the governed, the GUI project may be just the thing to bring about change.  This Fourth of July, join us in declaring independence from corporate rule.

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By: Hector Salamanca Arroyo on June 29, 2015
Hector asked Senator Ted Cruz about for-profit prison companies lobbying successfully for policy requiring 34,000 immigrants be detained each day and what he would do to make sure private corporations aren't driving federal policy.
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By: Gina Haag on June 29, 2015
In Urbandale, IA, first time bird dogging volunteer Gina asked Governor Bobby Jindal a question on for-profit prison companies lobbying for a policy requiring 34,000 immigrants to be detained each day.
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By: Gale on June 26, 2015
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On June 26th Marco Rubio appeared on WMUR's Conversation with the candidates to answer some questions for the people of New Hampshire. Gale attended the event and asked Marco Rubio what he thought of Citizens United, and if he wanted to change it, what he would do.
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By: Olivia Zink on June 25, 2015
Marco Rubio with Olivia at WMUR
Senator Rubio said, "I don't believe people are being jailed for purposes of providing 'clients' to a private company," despite evidence that this is exactly what's going on as a result of the immigrant detention quota Rubio also said states have found outsourcing prisons to be more cost effective, when there is no evidence that for-profit incarceration saves money. Rubio did call for "more accountability in the way we deliver defense projects."
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By: Olivia Zink on June 22, 2015
olivia asks about crony capitalism
Olivia asked Jim Gilmore about "crony capitalism" at a WMUR "Conversation with the Candidate" program. The Virgina governor said " We have to expose who is influencing who," and that "transparency is the best answer."
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