Who OWNS your congressman, your senator and your president? Is it the banks, big oil or some international firm with interests in the United States?
Gabriela Schneider will join us to talk about The Sunlight Foundations work to track lobbyist money in Washington and beyond.
They have an amazing list of tools you can use to find out more, like Checking Influence, which you can use to to find out how companies you do business with every day are wielding political influence through lobbying and campaign contributions.
ALSO- Is the SUN SETTING on the AT&T merger? SHOULD the SUN SET on the AT&T merger? David Saldana from Freepress.net will join us to discuss how this affects what we watch and ultimately who we elect.
If you want to know more about the intersection of information, money, and media, check out Rolling Stone Magazines expose of Roger Ailes, Fox News, and how they have taken over the Republican Party: How Roger Ailes Built the Fox News Fear Factory