Should campaign finance laws and regulations be made more stringent?

In the proceedings of the Democratic primary in 2015, when discussing the issue of income inequality, candidate Bernie Sanders called America an “oligarchy”, because of the undue influence that a small group of wealthy donors have over electoral and policy outcomes in our country. In a proper republic, the representatives chosen by the people are … Continue reading Should campaign finance laws and regulations be made more stringent?

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Should prescription drug prices be controlled?

The price of prescription drugs continues to skyrocket in America. Pharmaceutical companies are not legally required to disclose why they are raising the prices of these drugs. Politicians like Bernie Sanders have accused these companies of “price gauging” the American consumer to the tune of billions of dollars. According to Leslie Allen, the price of … Continue reading Should prescription drug prices be controlled?