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"… illion in “dark money,” up from $5.2 million in 2006, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, a nonprofit that tracks political spending. Of that, “liberal” specia …"

"… more than $1.6 billion in 2016 from $286 million in 2006, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The portion of that considered “dark money” grew to 11.2 percent las …"

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"… illion in lobbying nationally in the 2016 election cycle, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The center also reported agribusiness organizations – which include far …"

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"… Center for Public Integrity’s analysis of campaign finance data from the Center for Responsive Politics found. The $127,000 figure (adjusted to current dollars) is significant be …"

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"… s such as data security, consumer privacy and tax reform, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Facebook spends much less to influence state lawmakers. According to rep …"

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"… products; and $264,714 from commercial banks, according to the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics (CRP). On average, House members receive $163,702 from the financial secto …"

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"… 2012, according to federal campaign finance data analyzed by the nonprofit Center for Responsive Politics. The special election is necessary because former Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., …"

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"… at Austin in 2004. Ashley Balcerzak, a money-in-politics reporter for the Center for Responsive Politics, will begin her second stint at the Center in July. Balcerzak, who has bee …"

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"… all corporations that year, according to OpenSecrets.org, operated by the Center for Responsive Politics. Perkins said Comcast should include that information in annual reports. …"

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"… anies on federal lobbying during the 2016 election cycle, according to the Center for Responsive Politics — nearly $14 million. Colson has lived in the Birmingham area for all o …"

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"… he Chicago Cubs. According to federal campaign finance data tracked by the Center for Responsive Politics, the nonprofit spent $21.3 million supporting Trump’s presidential bid l …"

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"… Obama raised overall for his second inauguration, per an analysis from the Center for Responsive Politics. Meanwhile, the oil and gas industry spent $36.1 million on federal lobby …"

"… March 31. That’s an 11 percent increase over the same period last year, Center for Responsive Politics data shows. Corporations buying influence muscle during the early days of …"

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"… Republicans and 41 percent to Democrats, according to data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics. The construction industry, whose contracting totaled $28.6 billion, spen …"

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"… cs, from taxes and trade, to health care and immigration, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, which tracks such expenditures. In 2016, it spent $15,700,000 on federal …"

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"… nvestment firms, and $3 million from insurance companies, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The financial sector is Hensarling’s top campaign donor. Since first c …"

"… d the securities and investment industry ($1.41 million), according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Hensarling’s take from the financial industry dwarfs his colleagues. On …"

"… 00,000 to political campaigns in 2016 according to data collected from the Center for Responsive Politics. The Choice Act presents “a chance to look at [Dodd-Frank] to ensure it …"

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"… Alliance for Quality Nursing Home Care. A longer list is available via the Center for Responsive Politics. According to the group’s most recent tax filing, it took in $26.4 mill …"

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"… e than $743 million to influence the 2016 presidential election alone, the Center for Responsive Politics calculated. They include super PACs with close ties to Trump, Democrat Hil …"

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"… le, spent $69 million on lobbying from 2006 through 2015, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, the American Chemistry Council $77.4 million. During the 2016 election cy …"

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"… than four times what they spent in 2009, according to data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics and the Center for Public Integrity. Campaign contributions from these tec …"

"… ion, coming in just short of the top 10 biggest spenders, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Facebook, a relative newcomer in Washington, has ramped up its spending f …"

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"… t spenders among super PACs and similar political groups, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Meanwhile super PACs supporting Senate and even House candidates are flu …"

"… nsylvania, and Nevada. In addition, according to a report released by the Center for Responsive Politics and the Wesleyan Media Project, the group spent more than $23 million runn …"

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"… lican side, according to federal campaign contribution data tracked by the Center for Responsive Politics. Of that, Robert Mercer gave $15.5 million to Make America Number 1 and $ …"

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"… tion, according to data provided to the Center for Public Integrity by the Center for Responsive Politics, a nonpartisan campaign finance research organization. Such information he …"

"… major donors qualifying for “full disclosure” status, according to the Center for Responsive Politics’ rubric. There’s no such parity when it comes to presidential campaig …"

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"… him a total of $667,950 over his relatively short career, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. That ranks him fifth among active and former House members, which is a li …"

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"… ederal level this cycle, according to campaign finance data tracked by the Center for Responsive Politics. They’ve together given more than $31 million, nearly all of it to NextG …"

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"… e and the United Parcel Service, according to federal data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics. The No Greater Sacrifice Foundation is a nonprofit charity that in 2014 …"

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"… candidates but did not release the names of their donors, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. That amount grew to well over $300 million in the 2012 presidential cycle …"

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"… million amid hotly contested U.S. Senate races, according to data from the Center for Responsive Politics. Some of the money — about $17.6 million directly attacked Republicans. …"

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"… ide group on the Illinois Senate race, according to data available via the Center for Responsive Politics, a nonpartisan nonprofit that tracks election spending. Duckworth is an I …"

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"… dark money groups outspent liberal ones by about 8-to-1, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. America Votes did not respond to specific questions from the Center for …"

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"… k Obama and his Republican rival Mitt Romney, according to research by the Center for Responsive Politics, a nonpartisan group that tracks money in politics. Likewise, during the 2 …"

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"… according to the Center for Public Integrity’s analysis of data from the Center for Responsive Politics. Corporations, including defense contractors, are banned from giving mone …"

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