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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce doesn’t want your voice heard

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce doesn’t want American government to be run by the American people. Year after year, the Chamber is by far the biggest lobbyist in Washington, and this year looks to be no different. The first quarter’s lobbying disclosure reports just came in, and the Chamber together with its Institute for Legal …

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The Gilded Chamber

  Despite the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s claims to represent 3 million businesses, just 64 donors anonymously funded more than half of its $179.4 million in 2012 revenues, according to a new Public Citizen report, “The Gilded Chamber: Despite Claims of Representing Millions of Businesses, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Gets Most of Its Money …

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