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Perks Of Super PAC Leaders Explored

Center for Public Integrity | Julie Patel | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

The People’s Majority super PAC advertises itself with lofty goals. “We are the only super PAC dedicated to the research, development and enhan...

Negative Ads Make Peterson 'More Inclined' to Run

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 02.18.2014 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

A secretive, conservative nonprofit tied to billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch has commenced a media attack against Rep. Collin Peterson, the 12-term Minnesota Democrat already been marked by national Republicans for defeat in 2014.

Oops! Tea Party Group Accidentally Criticizes Wrong Rep. King

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

GOP Reps. Steve King (Iowa) and Peter King (N.Y.) couldn't be farther apart on the Republican ideological spectrum, yet the Tea Party Express accident...

Obama inauguration fueled by corporations, unions

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 06.23.2013 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Dave Levinthal April 21, 2013 This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investiga...

Allen West fuels his nonprofit with campaign cash

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Dave Levinthal April 15, 2013 This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investiga...

GOP senators urge FCC to avoid new disclosure rules

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Michael Beckel April 11, 2013This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigat...

Family Research Council defends traditional marriage by bankrolling Republicans

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.27.2013 | Gay Voices
The Center for Public Integrity

By Michael Beckel March 27, 2013 This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investiga...

Gay rights lobby courts lawmakers with cash

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.26.2013 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Michael BeckelThe Center for Public IntegrityAs the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments this week in two cases concerning gay rights, advocac...

Pro-Rand Paul PAC to amplify conservative message

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.25.2013 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Dave LevinthalThe Center for Public IntegrityCount at least two reasons why the newly formed "Stand With Rand PAC" is notable.First, it's a hybri...

Super Lesbian PAC

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The more PACs the better, from anywhere on the political spectrum. Just because the game is rigged doesn't mean it isn't worth the effort to play.

College Student Spends $500K To Support Kentucky Candidate

Posted 06.05.2012 | College

For most college students, political engagement consists of helping register voters or making phone calls on behalf of a candidate. Not John Ramsey...

Super PAC cash plays big role in Nebraska Senate race

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Michael BeckeliWatch NewsFor the second time in two weeks, super PACs will play a major role in determining the outcome of a U.S. Senate primary ...

Facebook Will Friend Lawmakers With Cash

Luke Johnson | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics

Facebook filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission Monday to form a Political Action Committee called FB PAC. "FB PAC will give our employe...

Number Of Political Action Committees Hits Record

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — More groups than ever are contributing money to presidential and congressional candidates as their strongest growth in a generation...