Follow the Money

So far Democratic and Republican voters are favoring two completely unacceptable candidates who will keep the wealthy interests in control of our country.

While Donald Trump is a billionaire, consider where Hillary Clinton is getting most of her money from — oil companies, drug companies, fracking industry, munitions manufacturers, Wall Street, Alice Walton of the Walmart company, etc. all love Clinton. Why? It’s doubtful these companies would give money to Bernie Sanders; in fact, he has received a lot of condemnation from corporate interests (e.g. Verizon, which is trying to ship jobs overseas, condemns him).

Clinton was a big promoter of the Iraq War. The Iraq War destabilized the Middle East and contributed to ISIS. Also, trillions of dollars were spent that could have gone to education, health care, etc. Go to to see statements of praise from Republicans Dick Cheney, Henry Kissinger, and Robert Kagan. Also, Clinton supported disastrous trade agreements, including NAFTA, which hurt most people, but helped those at the top.

If Trump runs against Clinton, all he has to do is remind voters of Iraq and NAFTA, and he’ll probably win.

If Trump or Clinton wins, the revolving door between big business and government regulators will continue. For example junk food companies, pharmaceutical companies, and Monsanto are in control of the FDA. Let’s stop this cycle.

Please California Democratic voters, don’t make a mistake in the primary. Vote for Bernie, and help restore the middle class. Support grassroots candidates, and reduce the influence of big money.


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