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Money-driven elections serve to perpetuate corruption: Experts

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, September 1 2012 | 01:59 pm

PREMIUM Political parties are facilitating corruption in the country, with most politicians practicing money politics to get themselves elected, according to political and financial observers.

They said the money-driven nature of electoral campaigns in the country had perpetuated a system where corruption was ubiquitous in politics.

Habibie Center researcher Sumarno estimated that an aspirin...