Senator Tester, on NPR’s All Things Considered, today:
“Well, I think corporations are a whole lot different than people. I don’t know corporations that can be put in prison. I do know people that can be put in prison. I mean, it’s a totally different entity. I don’t think the forefathers envisioned when this country was setup that we would have corporations that had the same rights or more rights than people…
“It’s ridiculous and it’s not what our forefathers sought and it really goes against our democracy. It goes against what this country is built upon.”
Representative Rehberg, after cashing his $10,000 check from the group that wants to turn multinational corporations into people:
Paints a pretty striking contrast, doesn’t it?
Surely Montana newspapers have to report that Rehberg took money from Citizens United, right?