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Outside groups playing bigger role in 2015 state elections

By Liz Essley Whyte and Ashley Balcerzak

Who’s trying to influence the 2015 elections?

By Kytja Weir and Chris Zubak-Skees

2015 state ad wars tracker

By Chris Zubak-Skees and Ben Wieder

FEC to hackers: We're ready this time if government shuts down

By Dave Levinthal

FEC employees: a bedraggled lot

By Dave Levinthal

Test your money-in-politics IQ

By Michael Beckel

Shop on, help elect Bernie Sanders?

By Michael Beckel

Capitol Gains: S.C. politicians use office to pad pockets

By Tony Bartelme and Rachel Baye

S.C. governor plays political football

By Doug Pardue and Rachel Baye

Salary only part of S.C. lawmakers’ compensation

By David Slade

Catholic super PAC bides time as Pope Francis visits Washington

By Cady Zuvich

New filing raises more questions about shady pro-Bernie Sanders group

By Michael Beckel and Dave Levinthal

Pro-Rick Perry super PACs give back millions

By Carrie Levine

Super PACs dominate airwaves in 2016 presidential race

By Michael Beckel

On 9/11 anniversary, politicians collecting campaign cash

By Cady Zuvich and Dave Levinthal

Did this shady pro-Bernie Sanders super PAC just dupe James Bond?

By Michael Beckel