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Jimmy Carter: Citizens United, "Financial Corruption" Threaten Democracy

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Former US president Jimmy Carter issued a blistering indictment of the American electoral process Tuesday, saying it is shot through with 'financial corruption' that threatens democracy. Speaking at the international human rights centre that bears his name, Carter said 'we have one of the worst election processes in the world right in the United States of America, and it's almost entirely because of the excessive influx of money.'

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"Former US president Jimmy Carter issued a blis... by FrankieC on Thursday, Sep 13, 2012 at 7:23:34 PM
I know his presidency isn't over quite yet, one ca... by sbaker on Friday, Sep 14, 2012 at 7:27:58 AM
Competition is very keen for the title of "worst",... by Robert James on Friday, Sep 14, 2012 at 9:14:13 AM
Carter reminds me of some old Southern plantation ... by Ned Lud on Friday, Sep 14, 2012 at 9:54:16 AM