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James Kindler

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How do we get corporations out of government.

Large corperations run our government, thay donate huge amounts of money for which they are rewarded. The government no longer represents the people but rather the corporations. We are supposed to be a representitive republic but our needs are not being represented, the corporations are. This is why I'm in the occupy movement, to try and return to our constitution and excercise my rights. We want the government to represent us and not the corporations, they are not people. Everyone thinks we are there to get money from the 1%, while this may be true for many what I have just written is true for me and most in the movement.

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    Jan 14 2012: Publically funded elections are the answer. Politicians get their salary....that's all. They get on the ballot by having a certain number of verified signatures depending on the office. Gov't pays them a pension the rest of their life and they CANNOT ever work, in any manner, for anyone else. Their retirement income is limited to book writing, speaking engagements and their pension. Their net worth, bank accounts, income taxes and travel are published annually.

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