Koch Brothers Among U.S. Billionaires Pressuring Thousands of Employees to Vote GOP on Election Day
In These Times’ Mike Elk on Democracy Now talking about his new story on how corporations like Koch Industries are now legally allowed to pressure their workers to adopt their political views at the ballot box because of the Citizens United Supreme Court decision.
(Hat Tip to — mister-kiwi)
Overturn Citizens United now! This is terrifying. CEOs threatening to fire their workers if Obama wins, the Kochs being the Kochs with no reprecussions, political pressure in the work place?
Of all of the terrible decisions the Supreme Court has been known to (on occasion) hand down, this is up there among the worst.