iOS app Android app

Super Pacs 2012

Luke Johnson

Murkowski Proposes Measure To Correct 'Uncomfortable' Citizens United Decision | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) proposed campaign finance reform on Thursday that will seek to walk back the funding possib...

Karl Rove: Obama Won 'By Suppressing The Vote'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.09.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney lost the election because President Barack Obama engaged in voter suppression, according to Republican political strategist Karl Rove. ...

Amanda Terkel

Karl Rove Spins GOP Election Losses | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- No one lost as much on election night as Karl Rove. Although he wasn't running for office, his Crossroads organizations spent more th...

Gang Of 18-Year-Olds Ready For Swing State Battle With Their Super PAC

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.19.2012 | College

A group of 18-year-olds freshly graduated from Tampa Preparatory School are running their own super PAC. Young Americans for Rational Politics is a...

The .000063% Election

Ari Berman | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics
Ari Berman

If you want to know how the moneyed class, who prospered during the Bush and Clinton years, found a way to kill or water down nearly everything it objected to in the Obama years, look no further than the grip of the 1% of the 1% on our political system.

The Sad Spectacle of Obama's Super PAC

Robert Reich | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics
Robert Reich

So now a relative handful of super-rich Democrats want to fight a relative handful of super-rich Republicans. And we call this a democracy.

KEEPING MUM: Super PACs Buy Time To Shield Donor Identities

AP | JACK GILLUM | Posted 03.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Independent political groups backing top Republican candidates are taking advantage of federal rules that essentially let them shie...