Former FEC Chairman: McCutcheon An ‘Open Invitation To Corruption’

Former FEC Chairman: McCutcheon An ‘Open Invitation To Corruption’

Few Washington operatives know the ins and outs of election and finance laws as well as the former chairman of the Federal Election Commission, Trevor Potter. Now at the Campaign ...

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On Our Highest Court, A Former Lobbyist Guts Campaign Finance Reform

On Our Highest Court, A Former Lobbyist Guts Campaign Finance Reform

For a large and bipartisan majority of Americans, the increasing power of money in politics is alarming, but not for the conservative majority of the United States Supreme Court, ...

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In The Wake Of McCutcheon, Can Democracy Tame Capital?

In The Wake Of McCutcheon, Can Democracy Tame Capital?

With wealth concentrating in the hands of the few, and the Supreme Court handing even greater political power to those with big money, what can be done to protect democracy? The S ...

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LOL Of The Week: George W. Bush’s Supreme Court Strikes Another Blow For The .01 Percent

LOL Of The Week: George W. Bush’s Supreme Court Strikes Another Blow For The .01 Percent

One of the few fun revelations from the trove of Clinton presidential documents released in the last month came from a meeting that took place in the last days of the 42nd preside ...

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Top Democrat Sounds Alarm On Right-Wing Spending: ‘We Can’t Keep Up With Them’

Top Democrat Sounds Alarm On Right-Wing Spending: ‘We Can’t Keep Up With Them’

Republican-leaning outside groups are spending unprecedented amounts on the 2014 midterm elections, stoking Democratic fears that their candidates could be buried early on in the ...

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