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Schumer’s road to the top greased by donations to colleagues

By John Dunbar and Alexander Cohen

Michigan governor pardons key adviser to 5-hour Energy megadonor

By Ben Wieder

The political kingmaker nobody knows

By Ben Wieder

Secretive group destroys candidates' chances, leaves few fingerprints

By Rachel Baye

States consider requiring shareholder approval for political gifts

By Liz Essley Whyte

Potential 2016 candidates prime Iowa, New Hampshire with cash

By Michael Beckel

Big business crushed ballot measures in 2014

By Liz Essley Whyte

Deadbeat politicos outrun federal enforcers

By Dave Levinthal

National donors pick winners in state elections

By Ben Wieder, Kytja Weir, Reity O'Brien and Rachel Baye

Romney's top fundraisers consider bailing

By Carrie Levine

IRS rarely audits nonprofits for politicking

By Julie Patel

High court appears divided over whether judicial candidates can ask for cash

By Reity O'Brien

U.S. Supreme Court to rule on judicial campaign contributions

By Reity O'Brien

Why industry is trying to tell you how to think

By Erin Quinn, Chris Young and Kimberley Porteous