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Government website allows public to check political contributions

Larry Jacobs comments on website that shows political contributors.

Jacobs says it offers the politically curious a window into campaign financing, but the window gives a view in both directions, "If you wanted to go online to see if your neighbors are giving money to a political candidate, if they are, to figure out which candidate, and therefore their political views, you can do that. And of course they can do that to you."

October 1, 2012

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