CSPAN Washington Journal, September 25 2011, featuring the Chief Operating Officer of Americans Elect, a 501c4 corporation attempting to run its own candidate for President in 2012:
Washington Journal Moderator Libby Casey: Who is Peter Ackerman, and how much money is he contributing?
Americans Elect Chief Operating Officer Elliot Ackerman: Um, Peter Ackerman is one [...]
For a connected chain of private political corporations, arranging presidential elections is a family affair.
In the 2008 election season, when Unity08 organized to run its own ticket for President of the United States, co-founder Hamilton Jordan had his daughter placed in the leadership of its youth effort, UnityPetition. Jordan also placed his daughter’s schoolteacher [...]
Here’s a question I’d like Sarah Palin to answer at tonight’s debate:
Governor Palin, you say you’re a fighter against corruption and the special interests. But as Mayor of Wasilla, which was until a year and a half ago your only elected office, you regularly received gifts from influential townspeople and businesses, you used your [...]