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Washington City Paper
No Love Lostbut policy still has an important role to play.” For the record, we agree, and
Washington City Paper / Posted 2 hours ago
but policy still has an important role to play.” For the record, we agree, and City Paper supports the aforementioned campaign finance reform. Meanwhile, an internal Dantes Partners memo in the wake of our piece suggests that it plans to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Christine Flowers: Get well, Sen. McCain; we need youliberals and conservatives with his decidedly contrarian, middle-of-the road vi
The Morning Call / Posted 3 hours ago
liberals and conservatives with his decidedly contrarian, middle-of-the road views on everything from immigration to campaign finance reform to Iraq and national security and, most spectacularly, a vice presidential nominee. Lately,... Read more
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Boston Globe
A painful diagnosis for a man of integrityheld them genuinely. Some of his positions — his certainty of the need for imm
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
held them genuinely. Some of his positions — his certainty of the need for immigration reform, his near-religious zeal for campaign finance reform, his plea to make the GOP “as big as the country we serve” — were courageous, though not nearly as... Read more
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Boston Globe
A painful diagnosis for a man of integrityheld them genuinely. Some of his positions — his certainty of the need for imm
Boston Globe / Posted 23 hours ago
held them genuinely. Some of his positions — his certainty of the need for immigration reform, his near-religious zeal for campaign finance reform, his plea to make the GOP “as big as the country we serve” — were courageous, though not nearly as... Read more
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Roll Call
The Freewheeling John McCain — An AppreciationW. Bush, it looked like the fix was in. McCain was where he wanted to be — corn
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
W. Bush, it looked like the fix was in. McCain was where he wanted to be — cornered, outgunned, animated by an issue (campaign finance reform) and willing to employ a high-wire media strategy to compensate for his limited ad budget. McCain,... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
‘I’ll be back soon’: McCain tweets to ‘sparring partners’ in Congressbut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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Philly.com
A prayer for the heroic John McCainboth liberals and conservatives with his decidedly contrarian, middle-of-the ro
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
both liberals and conservatives with his decidedly contrarian, middle-of-the road views on everything from immigration to campaign-finance reform to Iraq and national security and, most spectacularly, a vice presidential nominee. Lately,... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Diagnosed with cancer, McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Diagnosed With Brain Cancer, Sen. John McCain Faces His Greatest Battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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BBC News
Senator John McCain: Who is the Republican elder statesman?immigrants as well as tougher border controls. And he was the author, with Dem
BBC News / Posted yesterday
immigrants as well as tougher border controls. And he was the author, with Democrat Senator Russ Feingold, of a major campaign finance reform in 2002 intended to reduce the influence of money and pressure groups in US elections. He has... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Diagnosed with cancer, McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Live from Arizona: Senator John McCain’s family considers treatment options as he recovers at homebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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News 8000
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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KECI Missoula
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
McCain faces his greatest battlebut the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience whi
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
but the Senate ethics committee accused him of poor judgment, an experience which led to him becoming a pioneer of campaign finance reform. He joined Kerry to facilitate the reconciliation and the eventual re-opening of diplomatic... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Yes, politics is dirty. No, it isn’t as dirty as you think it isfor participating in bad behavior. It’s also an excuse for legislating morality
Newton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
for participating in bad behavior. It’s also an excuse for legislating morality, as Sen. John McCain tried to do with campaign finance reform -- you can use the public distrust of politicians to restrict the political speech of citizens, all... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Kamla blanks PM’s proposalmet to iron out issues on self-governance for Tobago, anti-gang legislation, th
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
met to iron out issues on self-governance for Tobago, anti-gang legislation, the judiciary, Integrity Commission, campaign finance reform, a code of conduct for Parliamentarians and service commissions’ effectiveness, Rowley said while... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Experts defend, oppose Electoral College, campaign finance rulesstate), have a little extra influence.” As for regulation, Smith — author of t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
state), have a little extra influence.” As for regulation, Smith — author of the 2001 book “Unfree Speech: The Folly of Campaign Finance Reform” — said laws requiring disclosure of campaign contributions provide little useful information to the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
District 6 City Council square off in forum Monday nightfor St. Petersburg's African-American community and accused Mayor Rick Kriseman
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
for St. Petersburg's African-American community and accused Mayor Rick Kriseman of being hypocritical for supporting campaign finance reform despite accepting so-called super-PAC donations. Blackmon, a real estate developer, said his... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Sagan to challenge Thornberry in 2018an untapped resource,” Sagan told the group. “Democrats here are an untapped gr
Wise County Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
an untapped resource,” Sagan told the group. “Democrats here are an untapped group.” The group cited issues including campaign finance reform, education, term limits, national security, health care and insurance, vouchers, infrastructure, the... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
PM speaks at length to general council about Tuesday’s meetingsome of the items on the agenda are self-governance for Tobago; anti-gang legis
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
some of the items on the agenda are self-governance for Tobago; anti-gang legislation; matters pertaining to the Judiciary; campaign finance reform and Service Commissions. He was speaking to the media at yesterday’s post-General Council meeting at... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
JLSC, campaign finance on Tuesday’s agendaPrime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar wil
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar will discuss campaign finance reform, internal self government for Tobago and the Integrity Commission, among other matters when they meet on Tuesday. The issue of jobs and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
How to spite Putinkeep Putin out of our business, lots of people should like it. But the benefits
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
keep Putin out of our business, lots of people should like it. But the benefits would be so much greater. For example, the campaign-finance problem would disappear overnight. Years of campaign-finance reform have accomplished nothing but make the... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
PM to send agenda todaysession. Rowley had also said he was “about” to approach the Opposition for di
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
session. Rowley had also said he was “about” to approach the Opposition for discussions outside of the Parliament on campaign finance reform, following the Jamaican model, to have talks on the reform issue prior to proceeding to Parliament.... Read more
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The Hill
Trump Jr.’s meeting with Russians highlights vulnerabilities in electoral systemin this fight to keep our elections free. Tiffany Muller is the president and
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
in this fight to keep our elections free. Tiffany Muller is the president and executive director of End Citizens United, a campaign finance reform group dedicated to overturning Citizens United and ending the use of unlimited and undisclosed... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Idaho's top election chief talks possible campaign reformsmade his remarks Wednesday while listing possible changes to the state's sunshi
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 days ago
made his remarks Wednesday while listing possible changes to the state's sunshine laws during the first meeting of the Campaign Finance Reform legislative panel. Some of the lawmakers on the committee bristled at Denney's remarks. Senate... Read more
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NBC News
Did Donald Trump Jr. break any laws when he met with Russian lawyer?knowingly soliciting a contribution from a foreign national," said Brendan Fisc
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
knowingly soliciting a contribution from a foreign national," said Brendan Fischer of Campaign Legal Center, a nonpartisan campaign finance reform group. The relevant statute — 52 U.S.C. 30121, 36 U.S.C. 510 — bars foreign nationals from making... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
PM wants to talknight Government officials signalled the issues may likely include - apart from
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
night Government officials signalled the issues may likely include - apart from the matters concerning the judiciary - campaign finance reform, crime and other national issues. Around 6 pm yesterday, the PM’s office announced Rowley had... Read more
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New York Post
Why ordinary Americans hold politicians and media in contempt, all in one Hamptons partymight as well another planet.” Ronan’s running for Congress from Ohio’s First
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
might as well another planet.” Ronan’s running for Congress from Ohio’s First Congressional District. His platform? Campaign finance reform and lobbying restriction. We’ll see how long that lasts if he wins next year. No one’s immune. Even... Read more
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WA Today
'There isn't much more I could accomplish': US ethics chief Walter Shaub resignsposition as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washin
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
position as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washington, a non-partisan group that advocates campaign finance reform and litigates voting rights cases. There, Shaub will have more freedom to comment on the government's... Read more
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Boston Globe
U.S. Government Ethics Chief Will Resign, Casting Uncertainty Over Agencyposition as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Center in Washin
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
position as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Center in Washington, a nonpartisan group that advocates for campaign finance reform and litigates voting rights cases. Shaub will have more freedom to comment on the government’s ethics... Read more
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The Age
US ethics chief Walter Shaub resigns 'given current situation'position as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washin
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
position as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washington, a non-partisan group that advocates campaign finance reform and litigates voting rights cases. There, Shaub will have more freedom to comment on the government's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'There isn't much more I could accomplish': US ethics chief Walter Shaub resignsposition as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washin
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
position as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washington, a non-partisan group that advocates campaign finance reform and litigates voting rights cases. There, Shaub will have more freedom to comment on the government's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US ethics chief Walter Shaub resigns 'given current situation'position as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washin
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
position as a senior director for ethics at the Campaign Legal Centre in Washington, a non-partisan group that advocates campaign finance reform and litigates voting rights cases. There, Shaub will have more freedom to comment on the government's... Read more
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The Hill
Campaign finance reform group raises $3.4M in second quarterA group pushing for campaign finance reform said it raised $3.4 million in the
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
A group pushing for campaign finance reform said it raised $3.4 million in the second quarter of the year. End Citizens United PAC, which is seeking to overturn the 2010 Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United, plans to raise a total of $35 million... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee's 4th Congressional District slate of candidates is getting crowdedas through Education, Infrastructure, and Healthcare. In addition, I will conti
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
as through Education, Infrastructure, and Healthcare. In addition, I will continue to stand for choice, equality, privacy, campaign finance reform, and diplomacy," Reynolds says on Facebook. On the GOP side, Maddux is DesJarlais' only challenger... Read more
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CBC.ca
Timeline: the B.C. Election that took 52 daysincludes Norman Spector, Prime Minister Brian Mulroney's former chief of staff.
CBC.ca / Posted 21 days ago
includes Norman Spector, Prime Minister Brian Mulroney's former chief of staff. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver lists campaign finance reform, stopping Kinder Morgan and Site C, and official party status as the Green Party's three deal... Read more
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CBC.ca
B.C. Liberals' bill to ban corporate and union donations defeated by NDP and Greenslegislature, Finance Minister Mike de Jong admitted he believes his party will
CBC.ca / Posted 24 days ago
legislature, Finance Minister Mike de Jong admitted he believes his party will lose an upcoming confidence vote before the campaign finance reform bill ever becomes legislation. "It's being tabled at a time where there's every prospect that the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
June 26technology. tgam.ca/2sIavxD ** The British Columbia Liberal government is pois
Zero Hedge / Posted 25 days ago
technology. tgam.ca/2sIavxD ** The British Columbia Liberal government is poised to introduce legislation this week on campaign finance reform, a step toward shedding British Columbia's "wild west" reputation for no-holds-barred political... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Levine’s political reform bill deserves better fateOn the state Fair Political Practices Commission’s June 29 agenda, Assemblyman
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 28 days ago
On the state Fair Political Practices Commission’s June 29 agenda, Assemblyman Marc Levine’s campaign finance reform bill is listed as “Bills Expected Not to Move Forward in 2017.” In fact, the commission never took a position on the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
June 22, 2017still; attend the service with your old flags. Come early and meet some friends
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
still; attend the service with your old flags. Come early and meet some friends. The event will start at 5 p.m. We need campaign finance reform I hear Mr. Ossoff today, regarding the $40 million he spent on his Georgia campaign, “We need... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
DiNapoli joins Democrats for Auerbach fundraiser in KingstonPolice. Another aspect of a comptroller’s bailiwick is ethics. Auerbach identi
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 29 days ago
Police. Another aspect of a comptroller’s bailiwick is ethics. Auerbach identified a loophole in the recently proposed campaign finance reform bill for Ulster County, concerning limited liability corporations. LLC loopholes currently allow... Read more
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