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Money and politics at issue in countries around the world

Interview

Money and politics at issue in countries around the world

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled this week that corporations and unions can spend unlimited money on campaign advertising. Kevin Casas-Zamora, senior fellow in foreign policy at the Brookings Institution and a former vice president of Costa Rica, joins Martin Savidge to discuss how countries from India to Western Europe regulate political campaigns and election financing.

Posted: January 22, 2010 17:24   Comments: 5
Obama nominates first Hispanic Supreme Court justice

Interview (video)

Obama nominates first Hispanic Supreme Court justice

President Barack Obama announced his choice for the Supreme Court on Tuesday -- Sonia Sotomayor, a federal appeals court judge from New York whose parents came from Puerto Rico. Christopher Sabatini of the Council of the Americas discusses how the story is playing in Latin America.

Posted: May 26, 2009 11:01   Comments: 2

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