But what most of this week’s stories failed to mention was the large amount of his clients’ cash that was spent on campaign contributions, greasing the corrupt nexus of money and politics for personal gain.
Tag Archives: Politics
The thought of living under a neo-theocracy makes me kind of queasy, and Santorum’s oratory often displays judgments on the theology of others, not to mention the supremacy of his own, which he seems keen to institutionalize.
Exclusive: Rich Santorum says he almost threw up reading John Kennedy’s 1960 speech on religious tolerance, and the GOP presidential hopeful sees sinister intent in President Obama’s plea that young Americans seek higher education. So, what would a Santorum America be like, asks Robert Parry.
It says quite a lot about the state of the Republican Party that the right-wing extremist Rick Santorum — a politician so despised by his own Pennsylvania constituents that he lost his U.S. Senate seat by an 18-point margin — is now the frontrunner for the GOP presidential nomination.