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 2018-09-18 23:50 

Providence Journal

Possible campaign violation over Lawton mailer referred to R.I. attorney general...

The R.I. Board of Elections has dropped contempt proceedings against a key player in House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello's 2016 reelection campaign, but referred a "potential violation'' of the state's campaign finance law by Mattiello...

 2018-09-18 22:42 

WMUR

[ NH ]

Plan unveiled to blunt power of big money in politics...

Lawmakers in New Hampshire are planning to file a bill next year to create a new public campaign finance system....

 2018-09-18 22:39 

WMUR

[ NH ]

Activists, lawmakers unveil campaign finance reform bill...

Lawmakers in New Hampshire are planning to file a bill next year to create a new public campaign finance system....

 2018-09-18 22:35 

The Atlantic

Supreme Court Lets Stand a Decision Requiring 'Dark Money' Disclosure...

Advocates for greater campaign finance disclosure said the high court's move would enable voters to find out who's paying for the campaign ads they're seeing on television....

 2018-09-18 19:04 

The Hill

Supreme Court denies Crossroads GPS request to temporarily block campaign finance ruling...

The Supreme Court has denied a request from a conservative political group to temporarily block a lower court ruling which would force it to disclose its donors....

 2018-09-18 18:33 

Washington Post

Montgomery resident alleges Floreen violated campaign finance law...

The complaint claims the county executive candidate exceeded limits on how much money one can take from affiliated groups. The candidate disagrees....

 2018-09-18 10:37 

The Post-Standard

NYS Senate candidate: Public officials should serve the public (Commentary)...

John W. Mannion would push for term limits, campaign finance reform, a ban on outside income, independent redistricting and more Comptroller oversight of spending....

 2018-09-18 01:39 

The Globe and Mail

New campaign finance rules, long ballot sets up unpredictable Vancouver election...

The massive number of candidates, combined with less money for advertising because of the new limits, has some observers and campaigners worried turnout will be low because voters are baffled by the choices...

 2018-09-17 20:59 

China Post

Advocacy groups file complaint against GOP Senate candidate...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A campaign finance watchdog and a gun-safety advocacy group on Monday asked the Federal Election Commission to investigate allegations of illegal campaign coordination between Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale of M...

 2018-09-17 20:55 

Washington Post

Advocacy groups file complaint against GOP Senate candidate...

A campaign finance watchdog group and a gun-safety advocacy organization have filed a complaint against U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale of Montana and the National Rifle Association's lobbying arm...

 2018-09-17 20:55 

The Daily Mail

Advocacy groups file complaint against GOP Senate......

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A campaign finance watchdog and a gun-safety advocacy group on Monday asked the Federal Election Commission to investigate allegations......

 2018-09-17 20:53 

Federal News Radio

Advocacy groups file complaint against GOP Senate candidate...

A campaign finance watchdog group and a gun-safety advocacy organization have filed a complaint against U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale of Montana and the National Rifle Association's lobbying arm...

 2018-09-17 18:47 

New Haven Register

Advocacy groups file complaint against Rosendale, NRA...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A campaign finance watchdog group and a gun-safety advocacy organization have filed a complaint against U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale of Montana and the National Rifle Association's lobbying arm.Campaign Legal Center and Gi...

 2018-09-17 18:25 

US News & World Report

Advocacy Group Files Complaint Against Rosendale, NRA...

A campaign finance watchdog group has filed a complaint against U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale of Montana and the National Rifle Association's lobbying arm....

 2018-09-17 17:44 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Ronnie Bastin posts big fundraising lead over Linda Gorton in Lexington mayor's race...

Lexington mayoral candidate Ronnie Bastin has outraised Linda Gorton nearly three to one since the May 22 Lexington mayoral primary, according to campaign finance reports filed Friday. Bastin, a former ......

 2018-09-16 16:58 

Maui News

Campaign Spending Commission fines Atay $2,700...

The state Campaign Spending Commission levied a $2,700 fine Wednesday on Maui County Council Member Alika Atay, his campaign and its treasurer for violating Hawaii campaign finance laws, commission General Counsel Gary Kam reported.Atay's fine was the...

 2018-09-16 00:56 

Politico

Chief Justice Roberts halts campaign finance ruling...

Roberts acted Saturday after a three-judge D.C. Circuit panel turned down the same arguments for a stay earlier in the day....

 2018-09-15 13:00 

San Jose Mercury

Peralta Community College district: state elections complaint filed against trustee running for reelection...

A complaint lodged with the state Fair Political Practices Commission alleges that Peralta Community College District Trustee Linda Handy violated campaign finance laws by not repaying loans from a political consultant and keeping inaccurate campaign fina...

 2018-09-14 19:53 

ctpost.com

Lamont's bottomless pockets vs. Stefanowski's fundraising push...

In the battle of the self-financers for governor, Democrat Ned Lamont's bulging campaign war chest is crushing Bob Stefanowski's wallet.Latest campaign finance reports show Lamont closed August with nearly $400,000 on hand and $55,901 in outstandi...

 2018-09-14 19:43 

Wall Street Journal

Former Trump Lawyer Says President's Legal Team Erred in Cohen Reversal...

A longtime legal adviser to President Trump said that the president's private legal team has done him a disservice by alternately praising and condemning Michael Cohen, who has implicated Mr. Trump in campaign-finance violations related to hush-money ...

 2018-09-14 15:20 

Baltimore Sun

Former Baltimore State's Attorney candidate Ivan Bates' campaign must repay $150,000 loan...

Defense attorney Ivan Bates' campaign must repay an outstanding $150,000 loan that it received during the race for Baltimore State's Attorney, according to recently filed campaign finance reports....

 2018-09-14 14:48 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Hawaii fines more than 80 candidates for finance violations...

The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission has fined more than 80 candidates running for elected office in the state for violating campaign finance laws....

 2018-09-14 10:05 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Editorial: A confusing law draws a lot of fines...

Sure, we're accustomed to the story of a stray candidate failing to mind his or her campaign-finance p's and q's....

 2018-09-14 05:20 

Miami Herald

Hawaii fines more than 80 candidates for finance violations...

The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission has fined more than 80 candidates running for elected office in the state for violating campaign finance laws. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports most of the ... Click to Continue...

 2018-09-14 05:20 

Idaho Statesman

Hawaii fines more than 80 candidates for finance violations...

The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission has fined more than 80 candidates running for elected office in the state for violating campaign finance laws. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports most of the ... Click to Continue...

 2018-09-14 05:19 

US News & World Report

Hawaii Fines More Than 80 Candidates for Finance Violations...

The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission has fined more than 80 candidates running for elected office in the state for violating campaign finance laws....

 2018-09-14 04:00 

ctpost.com

Former candidates detail the high cost of the governor's primary...

Greenwich hedge fund mogul David Stemerman ended his bid for governor with a hefty cushion - and a big check to himself.He repaid himself $6.3 million of the $10 million loan he made to his campaign in June, the latest campaign finance reports show and re...

 2018-09-14 03:08 

WTHI

[ Terre Haute ]

GOP Senate candidate's comments raise questions about potential campaign finance violations...

A Republican Senate candidate in Montana is facing questions over comments he made suggesting he knew of the......

 2018-09-13 22:25 

Zero Hedge

Manafort Said To Agree To Plea Deal With Special Counsel...

Several weeks ago, when Trump was battered on the same day by a one-two punch of his former campaign chairman Tim Manafort being found guilty on 8 counts of tax evasion, coupled with his former lawyer Michael Cohen pleading guilty to campaign finance viol...

 2018-09-13 21:09 

The Daily Beast

The Right Is Dominating the Dark Money Game. Kavanaugh Will Make It Worse....

Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast The other day, Missouri Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill—locked in a tight race against a Republican challenger who's a leading plaintiff in a lawsuit that would deny health coverage to 2.5 mi...

 2018-09-13 19:13 

WRSP

[ FOX Illinois ]

US appeals court upholds Illinois campaign finance limits...
 2018-09-13 18:51 

US News & World Report

US Appeals Court Upholds Illinois Campaign Finance Limits...

A federal appeals court has upheld Illinois' campaign contribution limits....

 2018-09-13 18:38 

Washington Times

US appeals court upholds Illinois campaign finance limits...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A federal appeals court has upheld Illinois' campaign contribution limits. The 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that the limits set in a 2009 law do not violate First Amendment free-speech rights . Illinois Lib...

 2018-09-13 13:04 

Business Insider

The FEC made an under-the-radar move that campaign finance experts say opens a huge loophole giving corporations more power...

The Federal Elections Commission ruled last week that Microsoft can offer election security software free of charge to political candidates and committees and not run afoul of campaign-finance laws. Campaign-finance experts said this creates a massive loo...

 2018-09-13 13:04 

Business Insider India

The FEC made an under-the-radar move that campaign finance experts say opens a huge loophole giving corporations more power...

Getty Images/Drew AngererMicrosoft CEO Satya Nadella.The Federal Elections Commission ruled last week that Microsoft can offer election security software free...

 2018-09-13 13:04 

Business Insider Australia

The FEC made an under-the-radar move that campaign finance experts say opens a huge loophole giving corporations more power...

A ruling last week by the Federal Election Commission related to Microsoft and security software it wants to offer free of charge to political candidates and parties could have massive implications, creating a loophole that allows corporations to skirt ca...

 2018-09-13 12:53 

WorldNetDaily

Kavanaugh haters test bribery laws...

(Washington Times) Liberal groups are testing a new crowdfunding tactic in their battle against President Trump's Supreme Court nominee — and are testing the limits of campaign finance laws with their attempt to force one GOP senator to vote ...

 2018-09-13 11:27 

News Journal

[ Wilmington, DE ]

Letters: Everyone has a right to protest...

Readers also talked closed primaries, campaign finance, and coverage of progressive candidates....

 2018-09-13 10:05 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

More than 80 candidates fined for campaign finance violations...

More than 80 candidates running for elected office this year have been fined by the Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission for violating campaign laws. The majority of fines relate to a recently enforced law requiring candidates to publicly disclose spending...

 2018-09-13 01:47 

Providence Journal

Sam Bell defeats longtime state Sen. Paul Jabour in Democratic primary...

Former Rhode Island Progressive Democrats leader Sam Bell, known for challenging the NRA on campaign finance, has defeated longtime Sen. Paul Jabour in a three-way Democratic primary.Bell took 46 percent of the vote to 37 percent for Jabour and 17 percent...

 2018-09-13 00:43 

Miami Herald

California campaign watchdog investigates gas tax campaign...

California's campaign watchdog said Wednesday it is investigating whether a campaign to preserve the state's recent gas tax hike violated finance rules. The Fair Political Practices Commission will look into ... Click to Continue...

 2018-09-12 23:58 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

California campaign watchdog investigates gas tax campaign...

California's campaign watchdog is investigating whether a campaign to keep the state's recent gas tax hike in place violated campaign finance rules....

 2018-09-12 23:58 

KFMB

[ San Diego ]

California campaign watchdog investigates gas tax campaign...

California's campaign watchdog is investigating whether a campaign to keep the state's recent gas tax hike in place violated campaign finance rules....

 2018-09-12 23:21 

US News & World Report

California Campaign Watchdog Investigates Gas Tax Campaign...

California's campaign watchdog is investigating whether a campaign to keep the state's recent gas tax hike in place violated campaign finance rules....

 2018-09-12 23:21 

Washington Times

California campaign watchdog investigates gas tax campaign...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's campaign watchdog is investigating whether a campaign to keep the state's recent gas tax hike in place violated campaign finance rules. The Fair Political Practices Commission said Wednesday it will look into...

 2018-09-12 23:21 

New Haven Register

California campaign watchdog investigates gas tax campaign...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's campaign watchdog is investigating whether a campaign to keep the state's recent gas tax hike in place violated campaign finance rules.The Fair Political Practices Commission said Wednesday it will look into ...

 2018-09-12 21:24 

Washington Times

Susan Collins Crowdpac for Brett Kavanaugh 'no' vote tests federal bribery laws...

Liberal groups are testing a new crowdsourcing tactic in their battle against President Trump's Supreme Court nominee — and are testing the limits of campaign finance laws with their attempt to force one GOP senator to vote "No." The ini...

 2018-09-12 17:53 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Dad of Alison Lundergan Grimes pleads not guilty in campaign finance conspiracy case...

Kentucky Democratic operatives Dale Emmons and Jerry Lundergan pleaded not guilty in federal court Wednesday to allegations they made illegal corporate campaign contributions to the 2014 U.S. Senate campaign of ......

 2018-09-12 17:27 

Slate Magazine

Susan Collins Complains of "Bribery" After Nonbillionaires Try to Influence Her Kavanaugh Vote...

On Monday, Sen. Susan Collins accused political opponents of Judge Brett Kavanaugh of attempted "bribery." The charge itself is without any legal merit whatsoever. That complaints about the campaign finance effort came from Collins , Republican el...

 2018-09-12 14:47 

The New Republic

The Wall Street Journal just realized that America's campaign-finance laws allow bribery....

A coalition of Maine-based activists and groups is raising money online to donate to Republican Senator Susan Collins's future opponent if she votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Donors have pledged more than $1 million as of Tuesda...

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