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Commentary: Men donate more to political campaigns than do women - Salt Lake Tribune

Commentary: Men donate more to political campaigns than do women - Salt Lake Tribune | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Commentary: Men donate more to political campaigns than do women Salt Lake Tribune The paper is in part a response to the 2010 Citizens United decision, which removed the ceiling on outside contributions to political campaigns; it examines data...
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Dabakis proposes Utah campaign finance rule changes

Dabakis proposes Utah campaign finance rule changes | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
SALT LAKE CITY — Saying the rules for campaign contributions in Utah led to the “culture of John Swallow,” one state lawmaker hopes to push for...
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NYPIRG: Bulk of Cuomo's campaign cash came from big donors - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

NYPIRG: Bulk of Cuomo's campaign cash came from big donors - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
North Country Public Radio NYPIRG: Bulk of Cuomo's campaign cash came from big donors Rochester Democrat and Chronicle In his written State of the State message to the Legislature last week, Cuomo renewed a call for public campaign financing, which...
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Women's Campaign Contributions Are Seriously Lagging Behind Men's - Bustle

Women's Campaign Contributions Are Seriously Lagging Behind Men's
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According to an analysis of campaign contributions over the last three elections, women are far less likely to donate to political campaigns than men.
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Cuomo wants to change campaign finance system - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Cuomo wants to change campaign finance system - Press & Sun-Bulletin | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Cuomo wants to change campaign finance system Press & Sun-Bulletin You see that all the time.” Cuomo has publicly supported the creation of a publicly funded campaign-finance system, in which small political donations by private...
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Subsidizing Democracy in Campaigns - The Weekly Wonk

Subsidizing Democracy in Campaigns - The Weekly Wonk | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Can public campaign financing change politics?
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What we can learn as candidates file campaign cash reports - MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV

What we can learn as candidates file campaign cash reports - MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
What we can learn as candidates file campaign cash reports MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV Disclosures provided under state law last week provide a glimpse behind the curtain of Nevada's political world and offer a first look at the strength of candidates...
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Erickson: Campaign finance law out of whack - Bloomington Pantagraph

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Erickson: Campaign finance law out of whack
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But there is a new wrinkle in campaign finance laws that could play a significant role not only in the primary election, but possibly in the general election next November.
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Hacking attempt draws congressional investigation of FEC - The Center for Public Integrity

Hacking attempt draws congressional investigation of FEC - The Center for Public Integrity | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Hacking attempt draws congressional investigation of FEC The Center for Public Integrity The report revealed that Chinese hackers crashed the FEC's computer information technology systems in October just as the federal government shut down, and...
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Meet the 4 Senators Who Don't Use a Home State Address in FEC ...

Meet the 4 Senators Who Don't Use a Home State Address in FEC ... | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
A Smart Politics review finds that four of the 100 members of the U.S. Senate use a mailing address for their FEC filings that is not in their home state: Arizona Republican John McCain, Tennessee Republican Lamar ...
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Bitcoin Takes Stage In Texas Senate Campaign - NPR (blog)

Bitcoin Takes Stage In Texas Senate Campaign - NPR (blog) | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
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Bitcoin Takes Stage In Texas Senate Campaign
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When Texas Rep. Steve Stockman announced recently that he'll accept donations in bitcoins, he raised some eyebrows. Stockman, a conservative who is challenging incumbent Sen.
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Campaign finance reformers playing whack-a-mole to contain money flood - Al Jazeera America

Campaign finance reformers playing whack-a-mole to contain money flood - Al Jazeera America | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Al Jazeera America Campaign finance reformers playing whack-a-mole to contain money flood Al Jazeera America Campaign finance reformers have had much to bemoan over the last few years: the explosion of outside money flooding political campaigns...
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OPINION: Sorting through the mud - Understanding the campaign finance system - New Haven Register

OPINION: Sorting through the mud - Understanding the campaign finance system - New Haven Register | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
OPINION: Sorting through the mud - Understanding the campaign finance system New Haven Register Under a new campaign finance law passed earlier this year the state party's can now give gubernatorial candidates an unlimited amount of money even if...
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House Overwhelmingly Approves Campaign Finance Compromise ...

House Overwhelmingly Approves Campaign Finance Compromise ... | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
In the seven and a half years since the United States Supreme Court struck down Vermont's restrictive political fundraising rules, lawmakers have struggled in vain to replace them. But on Thursday afternoon, after just 25 ...
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Mo. Democrats to Outline Campaign Finance Plan | St. Joseph Post

Mo. Democrats to Outline Campaign Finance Plan | St. Joseph Post | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Missouri is the only state with no limits on campaign contributions or lobbyist gifts and no revolving-door ban on lawmakers becoming lobbyists immediately after leaving office. The Democrats' measure is unlikely to gain ...
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Millions of dollars flow into Texas gubernatorial race as campaign heats up - New York Daily News

Millions of dollars flow into Texas gubernatorial race as campaign heats up - New York Daily News | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Millions of dollars flow into Texas gubernatorial race as campaign heats up New York Daily News Davis' campaign sought to emphasize the impact of small donors, boasting that 85 percent of all donations were contributions of $50...
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Political Donations: How parties pay the rent

Political Donations: How parties pay the rent | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Where there's politics, money is never far behind. In the lead-up to the spring election, federal parties have been busy beefing up their war chests — raising a collective $33-million in the past year alone.
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Campaign finance chart - Orlando Sentinel

Campaign finance chart - Orlando Sentinel | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Campaign finance chart
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Utah Senator Calling For Campaign Finance Reform | KUTV.com

Utah Senator Calling For Campaign Finance Reform | KUTV.com | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
KUTV  Utah Senator Jim Dabakis says unlimited campaign contributions in Utah lead to corruption (Utah Senator Calling For Campaign Finance Reform http://t.co/XFjpkFVZlN)...
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Nevada politicians rake in millions in contributions: 10 takeaways from ... - Las Vegas Sun

Nevada politicians rake in millions in contributions: 10 takeaways from ... - Las Vegas Sun | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Nevada politicians rake in millions in contributions: 10 takeaways from ...
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205 campaign finance reports not posted because of errors - Capital New York

205 campaign finance reports not posted because of errors - Capital New York | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
205 campaign finance reports not posted because of errors Capital New York ALBANY—Of the thousands of state political committees filing campaign finance reports this week, 205 were notified that the reports they filed were not done properly, a...
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Republican FEC Commissioners Issue Statement on Why ...

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Republican FEC Commissioners Issue Statement on Why Crossroads GPS Need Not Register as Political Committee. Posted on January 10, 2014 9:23 pm by Rick Hasen · See here. Share. This entry was posted in campaign finance, federal ...
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FEC Posts 2014 Primary Dates and 2014 Filing Dates for Candidates

FEC Posts 2014 Primary Dates and 2014 Filing Dates for Candidates | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
The FEC chart is very useful, but because it squeezes the deadlines into just one column for candidates running in primaries, and then one column for “independents”, the chart is awkward for explaining minor party candidate ...
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Roundup: Rural Wis. Lags in Political Gifts - Daily Yonder

Roundup: Rural Wis. Lags in Political Gifts - Daily Yonder | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Roundup: Rural Wis. Lags in Political Gifts
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LaCrosse Tribune and Wisconsin Democracy CampaignMap shows ZIP codes where most of the state's political contributions originate.
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Ruling Deals Setback in Secret Campaign-Finance Investigation - WSAW

Ruling Deals Setback in Secret Campaign-Finance Investigation - WSAW | Campaign Finance | Scoop.it
Ruling Deals Setback in Secret Campaign-Finance Investigation
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(AP) -- A Wisconsin judge quashed subpoenas and ordered the return of property to the targets of a secret campaign-finance investigation involving Governor Scott Walker.
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