Professor Robert Smith Comments on Politics in Richmond

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
VALLEJO TIMES-HERALD -- Remember: this tactic was tried by Big Oil previously when Chevron spent $3 million to try and buy four city council seats in Richmond in 2014. It failed spectacularly. San Francisco State Political Science Professor Robert Smith wrote of the Richmond outcome, “This means that big money doesn’t always win, that ordinary people can defeat huge corporate power.”