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  •  McConnell's conflict of interest... (1+ / 0-)
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    marina

    Not a single congressman or congresswoman asked Mr. McConnell about his conflict of interest in proposing retroactive immunity for the telecommunications companies.

    Why is that?

    ... Defend the Constitution ... Impeach Bush/Cheney

    by aspTrader on Wed Sep 19, 2007 at 10:14:40 AM PDT

    •  Because they most likely don't (1+ / 0-)
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      marina

      understand the issue.  Most probably think it's only fair that if the government ordered the corporations to do something illegal, the corporations should not be penalized.
      That corporations should have a higher duty to their clients is a rather novel idea.  They don't even want to recognize that they have a duty to their share-holders.

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