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She was one with whom you never felt a social barrier. the Centre is also tightening the alignment between the interests of states and mining companies. After the hike, So things are pretty bleak.many things did not get implemented. 2016 1:04 am She could be credited with introducing Ambedkar and the Dalit movement to the western world.an MLA from within my [MP constituency paid Rs 15 crore to win his election? Also listening was a spokesperson and MP from a rival party He too was not shocked at the fact of illegalitybut by its scale Money power in election campaigns hurts a vital organ of democracy what the economist Joseph Schumpeterin his much-cited definition of democracycalls a competitive struggle for the peoples vote Only if there is true competition between political parties and candidates can voters have a genuine choice What illegal money does is ensure that only the very rich and well-connected can stand for electionsgiving voters little to choose from Money power also ensures that politicians rely on shady businessmen to win elections In politics as in economicsthere is no such thing as a free lunch The victorious legislator must spend his time in office returning favoursthrough government contracts or worse Five years onanother election demands another round of money given and favours granted The cycle persists There are many proposals to halt this vicious cycle The first is to remove any expenditure limitwhile empowering the EC to force all candidates to publicly disclose what they actually spend A second proposal is to increase the limit to a more realistic amount The third is to make the government fund the campaign expenses of political partiesa suggestion made by official committees such as the 1998 Indrajit Gupta Committee on State Funding of Elections A final suggestion is for a strict audit of party expenditures by the income tax department In factin a 1996 judgmentthe Supreme Court forced parties to file income tax returns on their election expenses These are valuable proposalsbut have not turned off the steady trickle of black money into elections The reason: since every political party is guiltyno politician is willing to adopt these proposals Why would you bite the hand that feeds you No more The emergence of the AAP allows for a campaign finance law with some bite Arvind Kejriwal has made much of the fact that his party is driven by small donorsand that he has put their names online He has knocked on most Delhi doorsenthused volunteers and bought street credibility instead of buying votes and bribing local toughies Another party leaderYogendra Yadavhas previously argued for campaign finance reform through state-funding His party does not yet seem beholden to shady industrialists and is exempt from the code of silence that other parties practise on this topic This could change New evidence of fat-cat funding of the AAP could emergeand sips of power could giddy the party away from its proclamations of fiscal virtue But for nowa man known for burning draft laws he abhors is in a position to draft those very laws For Kejriwal is no more the mere organiser of a movement content with fasting at Ramlila Maidan His is now a powerful party with 28 loud voices in the Delhi assembly Those voices should scream for campaign finance reform They will now be heard The writer is a lawyer and doctoral candidate at Princeton UniversityUS For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News Francis, the city’s archbishop, But a start has to be made and this is where we can feel sanguine about the future as the GST will enhance efficiency and could in the long run make goods cheaper as the cost of compliance comes down.
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