Those with power and influence know that media control or influence is crucial. A free press is crucial for a functioning democracy, but if not truly free, paves the way for manipulation and concentration of views, thus undermining democracy itself.
I guess I should take it as a compliment: A right-wing group with ties to the Koch brothers is running attack ads against me. Why? Because I’ve been speaking out on Citizens United and have pressed to make sure political organizations don't abuse the tax code. Contribute today
DHS Ordered Me To Scrub Records of Muslims With Terror Ties | 2.5.16 |"After leaving my 15 year career at DHS, I can no longer be silent about the dangerous state of America’s counter-terror strategy, our leaders’ willingness to compromise the security of citizens for the ideological rigidity of political correctness—and, consequently, our vulnerability to devastating, mass-casualty attack."
Republican Mitt Romney will continue with his election campaigning even on the poll day today as he plans to woo the voters in key battleground states of Ohio and Pennsylvania. According to campaign officials, Romney will travel to Ohio and Pennsylvania, which political experts said is part of his move to give a last minute edge to his electoral prospects in these two critical states.