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Officials should display sponsors like race car drivers...

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Submitted by John Schaefer (United States), Dec 11, 2002 at 13:15

Here's a great idea that someone else thought of... All of these "officials" should be required to display their money sponsors graphically on their person -- in the same manner that race car drivers do. We could see at a glance the degree to which a public leader was compromised by tangled alliances. This would instantaneously elevate the status of the true servants of the people -- those who eschew such supicious looking alliances. Everyone else would clearly lose public credibility in proportion to their greed. Comments...?
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