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“If you just look at local politics and you see who contributes to your city council, you can see how certain developers get everything they want. Can you imagine what it’s like nationally?” Susan Susnow Bethlehem “If you just look at local politics and you see who contributes to your city council, you can see how certain developers get everything they want. Can you imagine what it’s like nationally?” Susan Susnow Bethlehem
“A lot! It depends on the level and to what extent. As soon as a contributor has a relationship with a politician it becomes a process where the politician is incentivized to represent that donor’s views.” Cody Eddings Bethlehem “A lot! It depends on the level and to what extent. As soon as a contributor has a relationship with a politician it becomes a process where the politician is incentivized to represent that donor’s views.” Cody Eddings Bethlehem
“One hundred percent!” Gary Nettis Bethlehem “One hundred percent!” Gary Nettis Bethlehem
“I am an Englishman who is now a U.S. citizen. I think we are the most corrupt democracy in the world.” Julian Phillips Allentown “I am an Englishman who is now a U.S. citizen. I think we are the most corrupt democracy in the world.” Julian Phillips Allentown
“Honestly, money has a lot to do with politicians and what they do. In the society we live in, money is central to everything.” Cheyenne Knight Quakertown “Honestly, money has a lot to do with politicians and what they do. In the society we live in, money is central to everything.” Cheyenne Knight Quakertown
“I’m not sure that small individual contributions make a difference. I think it’s the large contributors that have the impact.” Walter Long Bethlehem “I’m not sure that small individual contributions make a difference. I think it’s the large contributors that have the impact.” Walter Long Bethlehem

PEOPLE SAY

Monday, April 4, 2016 by DANA GRUBB Special to the Bethlehem Press in Opinion