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Entrepeneur Politics

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Entrepeneur Politics

Entrepeneur Politics

Entrepeneur Politics

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Steven Rosenfeld reports on wealthy entrepreneurs who spend big money to foster change through initiatives. These high rollers seem disinclined to run for office themselves, but want to effect change and have the bankroll to do it. Critics say it's an abuse of the electoral process, but supporters think it's an effective way to put important issues before the electorate — issues that might otherwise get swallowed up in politics.

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