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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

Humanity

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

Politics

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 Alarmist Forces Democratic Primary Runoff in Oklahoma

Perennial candidate & leaf blower alarmist Jim Rogers will face the Jesse Jackson-backed State Senator Constance Johnson in an August 26 primary runoff to decide the Democratic Party’s 2014 nomination for U.S. 599 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

Scott Walker's Legal Battle Could Change Federal Elections

Wisconsin has hosted perhaps the nation’s best political circus in recent years, full of recall elections, lawmakers crossing state lines to avoid votes, and angry mobs of protesters occupying the capitol. 602 more words