Meet 6 Politicians Getting Rich from America’s Endless Wars

Via: AlterNet

The defense industry is a powerful and influential lobby.

February 18, 2013

War is a racket, and perpetual war is a money-printing machine. Though the defense industry as a whole contributes relatively little to members of Congress compared to, say, the pharmaceutical lobby, it remains an incredibly powerful and influential lobby. Below are the six members of the House whose primary industry donor in the 2012 election cycle was the defense sector. (Numbers are from the Center for Responsive Politics, unless otherwise noted.)

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And we continue to let this happen because?
-Moose

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