Don’t forget! The FED and bank/criminal syndicate of UNFREE enterprise/criminal capitalism needs to be prosecuted and more than reformed – maybe shut down. The men in charge make Bernie Madoff look like a 5-cent lemonade stand!!!!! – – http://www.lewrockwell.com/blog/lewrw/archives/99726.html
Many corporations regulate themselves however they wish and then regulate the governmental regulator as well. Case in point: BIG PHARMA. The FDA along with other agencies, many that make grants, subsidizing favorite projects, are hardly more than bureaucratic rubber stamps for the biggest pharmaceutical corporations. Having steadily taken control of the medicine market as they consolidated to ever larger mergers, these corporations have become to BIG TO REGULATE. This trend is found in every industry and seems to be the best way for corporate execs and plutocrats to put the government of the People and the Free Market in their places. This film clip is one example in one industry, BIG PHARMA. – – http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=jRua3NLg-Z8#!
Lobbyists work around the clock to influence legislation in both houses of Congress. What kind of influence do lobbyists seek? Depends on their employers. Here is a brief clip of the 60 Minutes interview with Jack Abramoff – a very informative interview. – – http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7387331n