Money in politics


Democrats Will Finally Do What Clinton Couldn't: Attack Trump's Corruption

The party just took its most important step yet to move on from the brutal hangover of 2016 and actually win back Congress.
Matt Taylor
Vote Now

America Spends Billions on Elections But Ranks Near the Bottom for Voter Turnout

As part of our Vote Now series, VICE Impact will be featuring content and campaigns that address a broken electoral system in America, and how the nation can do better.
Impact Staff
Vote Now

Money in Politics is Corrupting American Democracy

Your vote is more important than ever in fighting back big money undermining the political process.
Tiffany Muller
Views My Own

Groups You Can Donate to Instead of Hillary’s Unnecessary PAC

Give to organizations that are backing candidates who aren't beholden to corporate money.
Eve Peyser
compound interested

Is organic food a rip-off?

election 2016

Hillary Clinton is the first presidential candidate to have more female large-dollar donors than male

Alex Thompson
2016 US election

The 1% want President Hillary Clinton

Campaign finance data shows that the nation's elites favor one presidential candidate over another — Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump — more than they have in any election since 1896.
Alex Thompson
2016 US election

Hillary Clinton is raising millions from hedge funds, thanks to Citizens United

It's a stark contrast to her primary opponent, Senator Bernie Sanders, whose campaign was fueled primarily by small donations and who vocally refused to create super PACs of his own.
Brendan James
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Guns and the Big Business of Carnage

Who benefits from the endless cycles of sadness, anger, and partisanship that follow mass shootings in America? Just follow the money.
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Meet the Last NRA Democrat

The gun lobby's support for congressional Democrats has plunged. So far in 2016, the NRA has given just $1,000 to a single candidate.
Dan Friedman
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Election Class of 2016: Is This 'Green Billionaire' the Left's Answer to the Koch Brothers?

Democratic Party megadonor Tom Steyer is figuring out just how much money it takes to get politicians to talk about climate change.
Paul Blest
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Explaining Donald Trump to the Rest of the World

We asked VICE's global editors for their most pressing questions about the reality TV real-estate mogul and current Republican presidential frontrunner.
Kevin Lincoln