In the summer of 2013, I worked for a political advocacy organization, Cleanslatenow.org, where I learned about America’s political landscape and first tried my hand at political commentary.
8/14/13, A Few Not So Fun Facts. A systematic overview of political corruption in America.
8/2/13, Farm Bill, A Study in Special-Interest Exploitation. A consideration of how agribusiness campaign donations affect policy choices of Democrats and Republicans.
7/26/13, New York Campaign Reform Dead in the State Senate; Gov. Cuomo to Take Action. A look into New York’s campaign finance laws and potential legislative remedies.
7/12/13, Cuomo’s Moreland Commission Unveiled. An analysis of New York Gov. Cuomo’s efforts to offset corrupt statesmen and create legislative change.