Who is responsible for Washington’s financial swamp? Ask the possum

Commentary | January 25, 2012 | By John Burbank | Real Change

Legislators might not succeed in mustering the mandated two-thirds majority to close these loopholes. They might not even get the simple majority necessary to put this question to the people in a referendum. But they would enable the people to judge for themselves: Who is working for the citizens of our state and who is working for the out-of-state banks and the wealthiest corporations in the world?

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