Cory Doctorow at Boing-Boing points to this wonderful infographic from the Sunlight Foundation. 25% of all US political contributions come from a mere 0.01% of US citizens.

In other words: 1% of the 1% account for 25% of all political monies available to candidates and parties in the US electoral system.

Disproportionate voice? Je pense que: oui!

 

How the 1%-of-1% spends its political dollar – Boing Boing

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