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Paul Blumenthal

'We've Completely Won The Debate On The Problem Of Money In Politics' | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Campaign finance reformers are taking their policy efforts to the hustings, raising millions of dollars in an unprecedented push to supp...

Do-Nothing Congress Gives Inertia a Bad Name

Bill Moyers | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics
Bill Moyers

If you want to see why the public approval rating of Congress is down in the sub-arctic range all you have to do is take a quick look at how the House and Senate pay worship at the altar of corporations, banks and other special interests at the expense of public need.

Sam Stein

'Hybrid PAC' Launches To Combat Super PACs | Sam Stein | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Hoping to put a harsh spotlight on the coercive effect super PACs are having on the political process, a prominent progressive activist ...

Elise Foley

Watchdog Takes Russell Pearce's 'Tainted' Contributions To AZ Doorsteps | Elise Foley | Posted 12.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than two weeks until the recall election of Arizona state Sen. Russell Pearce, a national campaign watchdog group is sending p...

Jordan Howard

GOP Senator Accuses Warren Of Ties To Special Interests | Jordan Howard | Posted 12.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a fundraising email sent on behalf of Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) on Tuesday, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) accuses Brown's likely oppone...

Lucia Graves

Public Funding Of Congressional Campaigns Widely Favored | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Voters in battleground districts strongly favor legislation that would let congressional campaigns be funded by the public, according to a new survey ...

Anatomy of a Fundraising Gusher, or McCain's Sellout to Big Oil

David Donnelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Donnelly

McCain's policy reversal on coastal drilling reveals much about what he's apparently willing to do for the right amount of money.

Obama's Small Donors vs. Congress' Big Money?

David Donnelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Donnelly

The truth is that the public financing system for presidential races has long been outmoded and the blame for the system's failure is at Congress' doorstep, not Obama's.