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When Bosses Push Their Politics

Sunday, 21 October 2012 10:52 By Bill Moyers, Bill Moyers & Co. | Video
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Mine owner Robert Murray talks during a press conference at the Crandall Canyon mine near Huntington, Utah in August 2007. (Photo: Kevin Moloney / The New York Times)Mine owner Robert Murray talks during a press conference at the Crandall Canyon mine near Huntington, Utah in August 2007. (Photo: Kevin Moloney / The New York Times)Bill shares his thoughts on corporate executives who — enabled by the Citizens United ruling — strong-arm their employees to vote as they say, from the Murray Energy CEO who reportedly made his workers spend unpaid time at a pro-Romney rally; to David and Charles Koch, who sent anti-Obama and pro-Romney materials to the 45,000 employees of their subsidiary Georgia Pacific; to ASG Solutions boss Arthur Allen, who sent an intimidating email to his employees. Learn more about corporate executives who make politics their company's new bottom line.

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Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers is the managing editor of Moyers & Company and BillMoyers.com.


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When Bosses Push Their Politics

Sunday, 21 October 2012 10:52 By Bill Moyers, Bill Moyers & Co. | Video
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Mine owner Robert Murray talks during a press conference at the Crandall Canyon mine near Huntington, Utah in August 2007. (Photo: Kevin Moloney / The New York Times)Mine owner Robert Murray talks during a press conference at the Crandall Canyon mine near Huntington, Utah in August 2007. (Photo: Kevin Moloney / The New York Times)Bill shares his thoughts on corporate executives who — enabled by the Citizens United ruling — strong-arm their employees to vote as they say, from the Murray Energy CEO who reportedly made his workers spend unpaid time at a pro-Romney rally; to David and Charles Koch, who sent anti-Obama and pro-Romney materials to the 45,000 employees of their subsidiary Georgia Pacific; to ASG Solutions boss Arthur Allen, who sent an intimidating email to his employees. Learn more about corporate executives who make politics their company's new bottom line.

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers is the managing editor of Moyers & Company and BillMoyers.com.


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