Excerpts from this story referencing "New York":
"… tate teachers union, gave $500,000 to Wolf’s gubernatorial campaign. In New York, wealthy individuals can donate through multiple limited liability corpora …"
"… rew Cuomo using this method, according to a recent report by the New York Public Interest Research Group. The original sources of such contribu …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "politician":
"… on of McConnell or defeat of Grimes. Issue ads that praise or criticize a politician but fall short of overtly urging people to vote for or against them do not …"
"… h previously could not call directly for the election or defeat of federal politicians. They may now also raise unlimited amounts of money to fund such overt po …"
"… whose political network has spent millions of dollars aiding GOP politicians across the country this year. In the home stretch of the campa …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Center for Public Integrity":
"… e, one TV ad every five minutes — about 2,200 ads in all, according to a Center for Public Integrity review of data provided by Kantar Media/CMAG, an advertising tracking serv …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Florida":
"… e U.S. Senate, his latest political comeback — he ran for U.S. Senate in Florida during 2004 and 2010 — has floundered, his campaign cash starved and see …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "campaign spokesman":
"… he vote. The winner will face Democrat Michelle Nunn in November. Perdue campaign spokesman Derrick Dickey said he did not know who was behind the nonprofits funding …"
"… the campaign, so you probably know as much as I do." Meanwhile, Kingston campaign spokesman Chris Crawford argued that television ads from Perdue's "shady, out-of-sta …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "strategist":
"… ts Policy Strategies, a conservative 501(c)(4) nonprofit co-founded by GOP strategist Karl Rove. As a “social welfare” nonprofit, Crossroads GPS is not req …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Maine":
"… mpaign finance law safe with this Supreme Court.” …"
"… ” “We are challenging some of them already,” he said. Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, Wisconsin, Wyoming and t …"
"… action “might be the result of a lawsuit.” Officials in Connecticut, Maine, New York, Rhode Island, Wisconsin and Washington, D.C., also said they we …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Virginia":
"… message that politicians need to take action on global warming during the Virginia gubernatorial race and the special U.S. Senate election in Massachusetts. …"
"… The outfit backed Democrat Terry McAuliffe in his winning 2013 bid to be Virginia's governor. It was also active in a U.S. House race in Illinois and the sp …"
"… hich largely used its super PAC to funnel money to McAuliffe's campaign in Virginia, and Texas trial lawyers Steve and Amber Mostyn, who mostly gave through t …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Andrew Cuomo":
"… exception. “The one omission,” he said, “is ethics.” …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "John McCain":
"… 2008. Dodd’s campaign got its day before the FEC this year, on Feb. 7. John McCain’s 2008 presidential committee won dismissal of a case against it on May …"
"… Trevor Potter, who was FEC chairman in 1994 and now, after serving as Sen. John McCain’s presidential campaign general counsel in 2008, leads the reformist Cam …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Department of Labor":
"… $2.3 million to Patriot Majority USA last year, based on calculations from Department of Labor filings. The Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care, a trade association, …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Bush":
"… from the Republican-aligned Crossroads GPS, which was co-founded by former Bush strategist Karl Rove, to the pro-Democratic Patriot Majority USA — as we …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Ed Markey":
"… ear, as it poured more than $800,000 into efforts to boost Democratic Rep. Ed Markey, a longtime advocate against global warming, during Massachusetts' special …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Mitt Romney":
"… ican Speaker of the House John Boehner and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney. An aggregate limit on political contributions was enshrined into law by …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "House":
"… ing their senators’ campaigns. Unlike Senate hopefuls, presidential and House candidates, as well as political action committees and super PACs, must fi …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "New Hampshire":
"… t the issue next January. Six other states — California, Kansas, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey and Rhode Island — have seen lawmakers this year introduce l …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "New Hampshire":
"… na, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tenness …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Democratic Party":
"… ot coordinated with candidates. Bonds' candidacy was endorsed by the D.C. Democratic Party, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees labor un …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Nikki Haley":
"… st today in the Republican primary to replace Rep. Tim Scott, R-S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley elevated Scott to the U.S. Senate after the resignation of Sen. Jim DeMint …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Politics":
"… nding in the 2012 federal election, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, trailing only the Karl Rove-affiliated Crossroads GPS and Americans for P …"
"… ericans for Prosperity, as was first reported by the Center for Responsive Politics. In addition to Noble, there is another Koch connection. In 2008, Trent …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Meredith McGehee":
"… ar the kind of coordination and links that would not be permitted,” said Meredith McGehee, policy director at the Campaign Legal Center. ”You could have had an FE …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Integrity":
"… hink we’ve reached a tipping point,” Dorgan told the Center for Public Integrity in a telephone interview.“I hope both political parties and people of al …"
"… quire greater disclosure of campaign spending,” as the Center for Public Integrity previously reported.The Citizens United ruling has also become a rallying …"
"… five times in a direct mail solicitation obtained by the Center for Public Integrity.“Please do not let the hundreds of millions in Citizens United corporate …"