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Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
Turnaround
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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Cutting Corporate Welfare, by Ralph Nader


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Click here for 24 full quotes from Ralph Nader in the book Cutting Corporate Welfare.
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Corporations
    Corporate welfare is a function of political corruption.
    S&L bailout helped bankers & hurt consumers.
    Rules needed for examining & challenging corporate welfare.
    Scrutinize even “good” corporate welfare which helps public.
    Disallow benefits to companies except for public purposes.
    Stadiums & other local tax abatements ignore small business.
    Federal regulation of state & local abatements & subsidies.
    Cancel R&D giveaways to auto industry; let them do it.
    Bailouts: require payback; practice prevention by regulation.
    Legislation to eliminate all corporate welfare.
    $1000 bounty for suing for abuse of corporate welfare.
Environment
    Mining companies get free mines for campaign contributions.
    Highway pork leads to sprawl, air pollution, global warming.
Free Trade
    Restrict IMF power, or abolish it.
    End export assistance; it’s corporate welfare.
Health Care
    Enforce fair drug prices if sponsored by govt research.
Homeland Security
    Corporate welfare: taxpayers fund defense industry mergers.
Jobs
    Focus on family farms instead of large agribusiness.
Tax Reform
    Tax code loopholes benefit corporate donors & cost taxpayers.
    Sunshine on tax loopholes; sunset on tax breaks.
Technology
    FCC gave away $70B in airwave licenses to large corporations.
    Domain name registration needs openness to replace monopoly.
Welfare & Poverty
    Attack corporate welfare kings, not poor welfare queens.
    Limit executive compensation to 30-to-1 over lowest pay.


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