Who rules America?


By Allan J. Lichtman – The analysts found that when controlling for the power of economic elites and organized interest groups, the influence of ordinary Americans registers at a “non-significant, near-zero level.”

The analysts further discovered that rich individuals and business-dominated interest groups dominate the policymaking process.

The mass-based interest groups had minimal influence compared to the business-based interest groups.

Average Americans also have failed to deploy the political techniques used by elites. more> http://tinyurl.com/lp9jrv6

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s