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"… Act—more familiarly known as McCain-Feingold or Shays-Meehan, after its Senate and House sponsors. The act, which Congress passed and President George W. …"

"… ittee and the four party committees that raise money to win U.S. House and Senate races. More than half of that amount was then transferred to state parties …"

"… incumbent U.S. Senator Bill Roth, a Republican, in polls for the race for Senate. His lead eroded in the summer of 2000, and by mid-summer, Carper was in a …"

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"… y to make a profit.'Deeply appreciative'Sen. Robert Torricelli amended the Senate reform package, the McCain-Feingold bill, to include the new broadcast rul …"

"… d bill, to include the new broadcast rules. While the amendment passed the Senate, the House would have none of it.The broadcast lobby expressed its gratitu …"

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"… ban at the national party level is the centerpiece of Shays-Meehan and its Senate companion, McCain-Feingold.While the legislation effectively shuts off unl …"

"… n the Shays-Meehan bill removed a date restriction from Levin’s original Senate amendment. Under the Levin draft, only party committees in existence at th …"

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"… ederal — soft money — accounts of the RNC and the Republican House and Senate fund raising committees, through which corporations can give unlimited amo …"

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"… ities and Exchange Commission and the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Senate Democrats said last week they plan to subpoena documents from Enron execut …"

"… e the company’s high-level communications to the Bush administration.The Senate committee will look into whether executives or board members broke the law …"

"… AC also kicked in $4,999 to Ashcroft’s campaign committee for his failed Senate bid in the 2000 election.Other givingThe support from Enron’s top brass …"

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"… fined in statute?Yes. Virginia has the House Ethics Advisory Panel and the Senate Ethics Advisory Panel, which are enabled by Code of Virginia s.30-112. In …"

"… ators file outside interest disclosures?Clerk of the House or Clerk of the Senate. See Info Resources.http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?000+cod+2. …"

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"… .S. Congress. The House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct and the Senate Select Committee on Ethics — both of which are comprised exclusively of …"

"… urred.) In Colorado's upper chamber, there's been even less activity. "The Senate hasn't had a chance to invoke its ethics rule," he noted.A similar situati …"

"… ked if the members of the state's standing committees in the House and the Senate could effectively police their peers: "One of [the committees] I think las …"

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"… fined in statute?Yes, somewhat. Georgia has the Committee on Ethics of the Senate or House of Representatives. Georgia Code, Title 28, Chapter 1, Section 16 …"

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"… the second of two days of hearings on airline safety September 25. In the Senate, the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee and the Appropriations …"

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"… rlen Specter, R-Pa., and Tom Harkin, D-Iowa. Harkin is the chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Educa …"

"… or Bill Frist, R-Tenn. The first practicing physician to be elected to the Senate since 1928 and one who has performed more than 200 heart and lung transpla …"

"… r employees between 1995 and 2000.The Tennessee Republican recently told a Senate panel that he favors the research, albeit in a limited way. Under a plan h …"

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"… downloading the filings for Jan. 1, 1998 and Oct. 19, 2006, posted at the Senate Office of Public Records. The filings were then analyzed to identify varia …"

"… on outside firms into an overall total, as they are directed to do by the Senate's reporting guidelines. But, in hundreds of other cases, organizations app …"

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"… hey promote a program that, according to Keith Luse, chief of staff in the Senate Agriculture Committee, shortchanges farmers and funnels “too much money …"

"… ram, he “met with a lot of resistance from members of both the House and Senate agriculture committees,” according to Andy Morton, chief economist of th …"

"… griculture committees,” according to Andy Morton, chief economist of the Senate Agriculture Committee.These politicians were “pressured by the insurance …"

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"… millions of dollars in profit in the process.Both Burton and Hatch, who is Senate Judiciary chairman, have railed against Clinton for his eleventh-hour pard …"

"… ,” he said on CBS Face the Nation in July 1986. Hatch voted for a weaker Senate sanctions bill that failed, and also offered a successful amendment provid …"

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"… states have considered or are working on changes.In comparison, while the Senate Office of Public Records began putting federal lobby spending reports on t …"

"… in the union with no statute mandating lobbying disclosure, but the state Senate does require those who lobby that chamber to register. Its House of Repres …"

"… t to the secretaries of state.four state legislatures and the Pennsylvania Senate maintain records of their chambers' lobbyists.Congress and 37 states recog …"

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"… isiveness of Capitol Hill politics were in full display when two competing Senate bills banning human cloning were introduced in February 1998. The Democrat …"

"… came close to passing. In fact, it was never put to a vote and died in the Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee.Anti-cloning activists involved in the …"

"… abor-Human Resources committee never really reported anything [to the full Senate]."But Feinstein's office blames "Capitol politics" for the measure's death …"

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"… lution of power to the states. They cite Whitman’s speech at her Jan. 17 Senate confirmation hearing, in which she told the Environment and Public Works C …"

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"… tic candidates, including $1,000 to Ashcroft’s opponent in the 2000 U.S. Senate campaign, the late Mel Carnahan.The allegations against Ashcroft were spel …"

"… ional Voting Rights Institute, to Sen. Patrick Leahy, then chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee.“Its troubling because at the least it demonstrates …"

"… wers before he is voted as the nations top law enforcement official.”The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 10-8 on January 30 to send Ashcroft’s nominati …"

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"… e mortgage wasn’t required for seven or eight months after the sale. The Senate Ethics Committee never had a problem with any of this. Don’t get me star …"

"… ving the company millions of dollars. The legislation was known inside the Senate as the “Gallo amendment.”Now, ladies and gentlemen, most Americans nev …"

"… make a campaign contribution of $1,000. And, of course, no one has a U.S. Senate amendment named after him.The career patron contributing the most to any o …"

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"… ) contribution.” Snyder noted that recount committees for past House and Senate elections had sometimes been separate entities that did not report to the …"

"… presidential campaign, although they have been created for U.S. House and Senate races. The focus on the committees this time could prompt further amendmen …"

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"… campaign war chests reap big political payoffs, just look at the House and Senate races this year.Eighty-five percent of Senate candidates who raised more t …"

"… , just look at the House and Senate races this year.Eighty-five percent of Senate candidates who raised more than their opponents won, and 94 percent of the …"

"… ion.These large pots of cash virtually assured victory.The New Jersey U.S. Senate race was the second most expensive in the nation. Democrat Jon Corzine, a …"

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"… might not seem like the logical setting for a full-scale brawl over a U.S. Senate seat, but with the U.S. Senate majority in the balance, every contest in t …"

"… setting for a full-scale brawl over a U.S. Senate seat, but with the U.S. Senate majority in the balance, every contest in the states matters. The voters o …"

"… epublicans. The campaign attacks Burns for his mining-related votes in the Senate that, the Sierra Club says, allowed mining companies to dump cyanide and o …"

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"… 0 New Yorkers are registered Working Families Party voters. …"

"… American Political Action Committee had spent $50,000 on the New York U.S. Senate race by February, sending hundreds of copies of a 178-page book, entitled …"

"… ted and sustained scrutiny” as she embarks on her candidacy for the U.S. Senate, and acts on what the Coalition fears are deeper ambitions to run for the …"

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"… ressional Campaign Committee, the party’s fund-raising arm for House and Senate races.Added Marit Babin, spokeswoman for the National Republican Congressi …"

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"… Ala., claims that the legislation, passed hurriedly with a surprising 92-6 Senate vote and signed by President Clinton on July 1, infringes on First and Ten …"

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"… hite House officials, and many other activities, Gray’s filings with the Senate Office of Public Records indicate that he spent very little time engaged i …"

"… little time engaged in lobbying activities.Gray’s lobbying report to the Senate for that six-month period stated that he received only $20,000 in income f …"

"… land and New Hampshire. His February 12, 1996, registration filed with the Senate Office of Public Records states that the specific lobbying issue on which …"

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"… greatly benefit private companies like Geron.S. 2015 was introduced in the Senate on January 31, 2000, by Senator Arlen Specter (R-Pa.), who chairs the Sena …"

"… nate on January 31, 2000, by Senator Arlen Specter (R-Pa.), who chairs the Senate appropriations subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Educa …"

"… .), believe that the bill will have a much different effect. When Specters Senate subcommittee held a hearing on stem cell research on April 26, 2000, Brown …"

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