Dr. Benjamin Page explains the stealth politics by billionaires
Dr. Benjamin Page was a keynote speaker at the Lone Star College Center of Civic Engagement's Economic Inequality and Civic Engagement Conference recently in Houston, Texas. He is a Professor of Political Science at Northwestern University.
His presentation focused on the top 100 billionaires in America who, using their combined wealth of 1.2 trillion, give exuberant amounts of political candidates and their affiliated organizations in attempt to influence public policy in a route not favored by the majority of of average Americans.
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