Ben and Jerry's Ben Cohen Talks Money Influencing Politics
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -
Founder Ben Cohen from Ben and Jerry's ice cream company is doing a whole lot more than just creating "Chunky Monkey" and "Cherry Garcia." He also recently created the organization "Stamp Stampede," to highlight the problem of money influencing politics. This comes after the Supreme Court recently struck down caps on campaign spending, meaning wealthy citizens can give more money to political campaigns. Ben and Kory Payne, Executive Director of Voter Owned Hawaii, spoke with our Sunrise Crew this morning to tell us more.
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