By Robert Parry The Right's "Limited Government" Scam Libertarians and Tea Partiers pretend they are the only Americans who believe in "limited government" as envisioned by the Framers, but that is a false conceit. The real history is that Madison and Washington devised a Constitution with broad powers to promote the "general Welfare."
Examines the groundbreaking Citizens United Supreme Court ruling granting certain personhood rights to corporations, and explores the history of efforts by corporate powers to influence and control the mechanisms of government, much to the detriment of representative democracy and America's founding principles.
President Obama funded several of the auto companies who were facing total collapse just after the Bush economic failure. He did this at the protest of the republican congress who's policies help create the economic failure in the first place. All loans were paid back with interest or stock sold at a profit. Fact!!!