Citizens United still comes up in conversations, almost eight years after the Supreme Court decided that restrictions on political donations abridge First Amendment rights. You can say a lot about that decision, or more precisely, about reactions to that decision. 2,172 more words
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By Grant Ferowich
A Kansas ethics board barred bitcoin contributions to political campaigns made in the form of bitcoin in defiance of Federal Election Commission advisory guidelines. 412 more words
The Federal Election Commission is running low on commissioners.
President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Republican Matthew Petersen to a federal judgeship, meaning the FEC is poised to putter on with the minimum number of commissioners — four — required to take official action on most anything of consequence. 1,062 more words
Levine has experience in this line given his past job postings and track record.
On Tuesday, U.S. auto safety advocacy group – Center for Auto Safety – disclosed it has appointed Jason Levine, an an official with a track record in federal government consumer protection agencies as its new executive director. 64 more words
Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-9) rarely breaks a sweat running for re-election, with the one notable exception being 2012 when redistricting forced him and former Rep. Steve Rothman, a fellow Democrat, into one district. 529 more words