Congress races get more expensive

Congress races get more expensive

There are 3 comments on the Asheville Citizen-Times story from Nov 20, 2007, titled Congress races get more expensive. In it, Asheville Citizen-Times reports that:

Fundraising by members of Congress from North Carolina is growing four times faster than inflation, according to a report from a watchdog group.

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Since: May 07

Sherrills Ford, NC

#1 Nov 20, 2007
There must be a better way to elect people.
Jake

Asheville, NC

#2 Nov 20, 2007
This is the source of corruption in Raleigh and Washington. Politicians have to sell their souls to wealthy special interests to afford to be elected. We live in a pseudo-democracy.

Since: May 07

Sherrills Ford, NC

#3 Nov 20, 2007
Jake wrote:
This is the source of corruption in Raleigh and Washington. Politicians have to sell their souls to wealthy special interests to afford to be elected. We live in a pseudo-democracy.
So true.

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