Super PACs http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: Super PACs and lobbyists http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-super-pacs-and-lobbyists <p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 40605 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Super PACs and lobbyists Sun, sand, and protest http://kalw.org/post/sun-sand-and-protest <p></p><p>There are many ways to support your candidates- or propositions-of-choice before voting on November 6. You can obviously give your time, by volunteering to call potential voters, or handing out leaflets. And campaigns will always welcome the contribution of your hard-earned cash.</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 00:41:57 +0000 Leila Day 18402 at http://kalw.org Sun, sand, and protest Could this be our last election? http://kalw.org/post/could-be-our-last-election <p>Big money is a big issue in this election. Since the U.S. Supreme Court made its decision in the Citizens United case, an unlimited amount of corporate money is flowing into the so-called “Super PACs” that support political candidates.</p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 23:33:49 +0000 Artjoms Konohovs 15555 at http://kalw.org Could this be our last election? Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-friday-media-roundtable-22 <p>On today&#39;s Your Call, it&rsquo;s our Friday Media Roundtable. This week, we&rsquo;ll discuss coverage of the millions of dollars being raised and spent on the presidential campaign. How are political ads being covered? We&rsquo;ll also discuss coverage of the ongoing protests in Sudan. We&rsquo;ll be joined by Propublica&rsquo;s Justin Elliot, Politico&rsquo;s &nbsp;Dave Levinthal and &nbsp;Bloomberg&rsquo;s Africa correspondent Salma Elwardany joins us from Cairo. She was just kicked out of Sudan. Where did you see the best reporting this week? Fri, 13 Jul 2012 06:51:51 +0000 Malihe Razazan 13478 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable Today on Your Call: How is Citizens United shaping this year's election? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-citizens-united-shaping-years-election <p>On today&rsquo;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll have a conversation about the Supreme Court&rsquo;s ruling, which allows corporations and citizens to spend unlimited amounts of money backing candidates. With the proliferation of so-called Super PACs and with so much cash flowing to both parties, how has politics been influenced by big money? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. What will it take to remove money from politics? It&rsquo;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 6973 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How is Citizens United shaping this year's election?