Excerpts from this story referencing "lobbyist":
"… McCrory; and $50,000 to Keep Texas Working, a pro-business group headed by lobbyist Luke Bellsnyder. "Contributions are made in line with our business intere …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "senior attorney":
"… overished communities “It’s this perfect storm,” said John Suttles, senior attorney for the Southern Environmental Law Center, a nonprofit handling envir …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Democratic Party":
"… es of outside cash. In New Hampshire, for instance, the DGA gave the state Democratic Party nearly $3 million, which mostly went to helping Hassan. Analyzing outside …"
"… how you feel about raising prices on Arkansas families.” The state’s Democratic Party tried to fight back against the group by producing a TV ad starring Democr …"
"… t,” says Kathy Sullivan, the Hassan advisor and former head of the state Democratic Party. The money is “gross” and so is the lack of disclosure, she says. Sul …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "JobsOhio":
"… privatization raises a unique set of concerns. Ohio, for example, created JobsOhio in 2011 as an independent nonprofit, exempting it from most state ethics a …"
"… ing office in 2011, Kasich was pushing legislation that eventually created JobsOhio, an independent nonprofit corporation that assumed economic development re …"
"… bill, pushed by Kasich, to shield the entity from any future audits. JobsOhio has argued that its funding is private: for $1.4 billion, it purchased a 2 …"
"… orth about $100 million a year. The deal was funded with a bond, issued by JobsOhio. It, too, has received private donations both directly and through a rela …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Humana":
"… ural giant Monsanto, credit card company Visa and health insurance company Humana were large donors to both the RGA and DGA — each giving about $100,000 t …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "campaign finance watchdog":
"… vel.The candidates both raised about $2 million according to Montana-based campaign finance watchdog the National Institute on Money in State Politics. But outside groups spen …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Pat McCrory":
"… In gubernatorial races, Republicans picked up North Carolina, where Pat McCrory won easily. The incumbent, Democratic Gov. Bev Purdue, did not seek re-ele …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "congressman":
"… r. Indiana voters went with Republican Mike Pence, a 12-year congressman who defeated Democrat John Gregg and Libertarian Rupert Boneham to succeed …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Governor":
"… are being spent.The state is the latest field of battle for the Democratic Governors Association and the Republican Governors Association, organizations whose …"
"… ield of battle for the Democratic Governors Association and the Republican Governors Association, organizations whose impact has increased thanks to court dec …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "John Lewis":
"… ied for the right to vote — friends of mine, colleagues of mine,” Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., said in a May 9 House floor speech on an amendment to cut federal …"