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On the Take: Corruption in America

It’s a worry as old as the Republic: Do politicians look out for the public good, or their own private interests? But what exactly Americans consider the corruption of public office has changed over time. This week, BackStory shines a light on fears of corruption in America--from back room deals in Congress, to paying bureaucrats on commission, to the taint of corporate money in modern politics.

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