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78% of Americans Want Citizens United Overturned—So Why Does the Media Never Cover It?

A recent Bloomberg poll showing 78 percent of Americans in favor of overturning the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission ruling received no coverage on national nightly news programs for ABC, CBS, NBC or PBS, nor Sunday morning political talk shows on ABC, FOX, or NBC. 93 more words


Mixed Fundraising Reports for Republican Presidential Candidates

Ted Cruz raised $12.2 million in the past three months for his Republican presidential bid, about twice what competitor Marco Rubio collected in the same time period. 499 more words

American News

Fiorina super PAC, CARLY for America, bears her moniker through loophole

Federal Election Commission rules state that super PACs are not allowed to bear the name of the candidate they work to support – so how does Republican president candidate Carly Fiorina’s group, named CARLY for America, get away with it? 101 more words

Politics And Government

Something stinks: Ted Cruz's Super PAC donated $½ million to Carly Fiorina's campaign

political action committee (PAC) is an organization that pools campaign contributions from members and donates those funds to campaign for or against candidates, ballot initiatives, or legislation by, for example, making and buying campaign ads.  712 more words

United States

The broken record skips again

Welp, another month, another Federal Election Commission filing deadline — and another dismal financial report from Your Vermont Republican Party. Its August report is now available online. 399 more words

Vermont Republican Party

Democratic Party lags in money before presidential year

The DNC barely has more cash than it does IOUs, and it is being outraised month after month by its Republican competitor. Its $24 million debt from the 2012 presidential election, only recently paid down, has squeezed investments in the next White House race. 446 more words

In The News

James O’Keefe releases sting video of Canadian buying Hillary gear | TheHill

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According to Washington political news source, the Hill, a conservative media group specializing in undercover investigations released a video purporting to show the… 143 more words