Stories by Jeff Milchen

Jeff Milchen is a cofounder of the American Independent Business Alliance. AMIBA was party to briefs in both Citizens United and WTP v. Montana, arguing that limiting corporate political power is necessary to enable democracy and genuine market competition. subscribe to Jeff Milchen's feed

Posted on: Mar 8, 2012, Source: AlterNet

After a century of fighting pollution and corporate greed, Montana was not about to let the U.S. Supreme shred its laws.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2005, Source: AlterNet

The hugely successful company -- now 10 years old -- contributed to the net loss of more than 2,000 independent book and music sellers during its first decade.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2003, Source: Pacific News Service

The Bush administration wants to strip immigrants of their green cards and even U.S. citizens of their citizenship for providing support to "terrorist" organizations, a legally ambiguous term.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2000, Source: Pacific News Service

Many observers of the presidential campaign have focused on the president's power to appoint justices to the Supreme Court. But a look at the history of these appointments, and its true role in our lives, makes it clear that these observers are stirring emotions more than reflecting reality.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2000, Source: Pacific News Service

Post-primary presidential debates are controlled by a privately-funded corporation which virtually excludes candidates who are not Democrat or Republican. Jeff Milchen says the barrier to challenging two-party politics is undemocratic and unfair to voters hungry for an independent voice.