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How to stymie corporate political lobbying and advertising

1. Start anti-corporate political advertising and lobbying groups. They would boycott any corporation (and their products) that spends more than $1,000 / year on political advertising or lobbying. A list of such companies and the money involved would be posted on a dedicated website.

2. Any stockholder of these companies can claim that spending money lobbying for things that do not directly benefit the stockholders of the company is in violation of corporate law in every state and could be punished for damages (probably up to 3 times the $ value of the expenditures) in any State or Federal court.

These two simple actions will stop excessive corporate spending on political lobbying almost overnight.


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we simply boycott any representative who has taken... by Nick van Nes on Sunday, Jan 24, 2010 at 11:42:25 PM
I love direct action ideas like these! Kudos. I wi... by Chaz Valenza on Monday, Jan 25, 2010 at 10:50:20 AM
#1 is tough to do, since you would not be able to ... by Richard Pietrasz on Monday, Jan 25, 2010 at 12:07:36 PM
People can insist that candidates swear they wii n... by Martin Carbone on Monday, Jan 25, 2010 at 5:42:21 PM
We the People want loyalty and we want full attent... by Martin Carbone on Monday, Jan 25, 2010 at 5:58:22 PM