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VIDEO: 100 Occupy Las Vegas Demonstrators Picket CNN’s Republican Debate

At the CNN debate tonight, about one hundred protesters gathered outside the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas to demonstrate against corporate greed and a political system dominated by big business. Several protesters we spoke to mentioned the Citizens United decision, the Supreme Court ruling that allows unlimited corporate money to influence elections. Others talked about inequality, jobs, and the overwhelming power of business lobbyists. At one point, a group of labor union members and Occupy Las Vegas demonstrators surrounded the CNN live set up outside the Venetian and demanded that the network cover issues important to the “99 Percent”:

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