Super Pacs

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Super PACs is good for the citizens because it allows people to be in control of their representatives of whom they are discontent with.
It is irrational that people need to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to defeat house members that were previously selected in a relatively fair manner.Since a super PAC collects and spends unlimited amounts of money, which may be worse for the government. With so much money, it is hard to trust that the government’s motives are as pure as they claim to be. A group of individuals could pool their money in the form of unlimited contributions into a PAC, so long as it remained independent from political parties or candidates, which prevents corruption of the government.
Since it is possible for anyone to make a donation of any amount of money, it may be possible for companies or other people to take advantage of this. In 1999 in Peru, Alberto Fujimori’s campaign needed money, so Fujimori bribed his chief advisor, Vladmir Montesinos in exchange for being promoted to head of the Supreme Council of Military Justice.There is not much difference in this bribing and donating large sums of money to super PACs except for the fact that the super PACs are legal, and the other is not.Nobody gives money away and expects nothing in return.

There are people who complain that super PACs spend "secret" money. This is just not true because by law, super PACs are required to disclose their donors.There is no possible way for money to go through without being noticed.
The super PACs has become an auction for money. Statistics show that 93% of the winning candidates had more money. Unfortunately, it is the money that is controlling the seats of our politicians, not their…...

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