The Top 5 Most Powerful Unelected People in America

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Obviously, the President of the United States of America is the most powerful person in the country. That much, we won’t debate. However, after that it's the Wild West. Of all the elected officials who wield power, from the Speaker of the House to governors to mayors of major city’s mayors, it can be hard to tell which elected officials really wield the most influence over life in this country.


And when it comes to unelected people? Bedlam! Total confusion! The influencers and the power brokers and the firebrands wield immense control over Americans and over policy, but it can be nearly impossible to measure just who is really controlling anything.


Today we’re discussing five people who hold no elected office but are undeniably power brokers. For better or for worse, they are…

The Top 5 Most Powerful Unelected People in America
Image Credit: Bestflag.blogspot.com
Obviously, the President of the United States of America is the most powerful person in the country. That much, we won’t debate. However, after that it's the Wild West. Of all the elected officials who wield power, from the Speaker of the House to governors to mayors of major city’s mayors, it can be hard to tell which elected officials really wield the most influence over life in this country.


And when it comes to unelected people? Bedlam! Total confusion! The influencers and the power brokers and the firebrands wield immense control over Americans and over policy, but it can be nearly impossible to measure just who is really controlling anything.


Today we’re discussing five people who hold no elected office but are undeniably power brokers. For better or for worse, they are…
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Too bad you can’t vote any of these folks out, right? Well, here’s another idea, instead: vote them in! I mean, Rush Limbaugh couldn’t run his mouth so much if he were president, right? Wait… wait, no, don’t do what I just said; I didn’t think that through…

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