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Why the US Chamber of Commerce Is Wrong on Citizens United | truthout

On July 12, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved a 28th Amendment that would overturn Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission and once again allow the states and Congress to enact fair election spending rules. 75 more words

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Ban conservative publishers?

The chairman of the Federal Election Commission today blasted Democratic colleagues opposed to his effort to protect conservative media after they imposed rules on the publisher of Rep. 485 more words

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SMIDGEN UPDATE: Lois Lerner's Former FEC Colleague Has Emails Go Missing Too

The Daily Caller‘s Chuck Ross reports that the Federal Election Commission recycled the computer hard drive of April Sands — a former co-worker of Lois Lerner’s — hindering an investigation into Sands’ partisan political activities, according to the… 398 more words

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Minn. Senate Candidate McFadden Posts $1.1M Haul

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden has raised $1.1 million in the last three months to finance his run against Democratic Sen. 111 more words

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Leaf Blower Conspiracy Theorist Forces Runoff in Oklahoma


It’s official.  With neither candidate winning a majority in the last week’s primary, perennial candidate Jim Rogers, a leaf-blower conspiracy theorist, will face the… 645 more words

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The DISCLOSE Act of 2014: What You Need to Know

Senate Democrats earlier this month reintroduced the DISCLOSE Act of 2014, a bill they say will crack down on what’s known as “dark money” by requiring organizations that spend money to influence elections to disclose their spending, as well as their major sources of funding in a timely manner. 476 more words