John Pudner Featured in BillMoyers.com
“But John Pudner, a former Republican political consultant who now heads a nonprofit group focused on money’s role in politics, Take Back Our Republic, said he’s seen some encouraging comments from Republican candidates and lawmakers, and he thinks some are considering laying out a platform.
“Campaign finance and money in politics has become such a hot issue that everyone is realizing that if one side is talking about it and the other isn’t, that’s going to hurt the side that isn’t,” he said.
Pudner said he thinks there’s room for compromise proposals. For instance, Republicans might oppose public financing but support a plan for tax credits, he said.”