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WREX-TV Rockford
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debateWASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional Distric
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debate
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock reiterated their positions during a second debate in as many days. However, Peoria Republican state Sen. Darin LaHood and Democrat Rob... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debateWASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional Distric
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debate
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) - Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock reiterated their positions during a second debate in as many days. However, Peoria Republican state Sen. Darin LaHood and Democrat Rob... Read more
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Daily Herald
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debateWASHINGTON, Ill. -- Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District se
Candidates looking to replace Schock in second debate
Daily Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON, Ill. -- Candidates seeking Illinois' 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock reiterated their positions during a second debate in as many days. However, Peoria Republican state Sen. Darin LaHood and Democrat Rob Mellon... Read more
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Slate
Donald Trump Can’t Win. But He Can Build a Lasting Political Movement. Here’s How.Who's winning, who's losing, and why. By now it is fairly clear that Donald Tr
Donald Trump Can’t Win. But He Can Build a Lasting Political Movement. Here’s How.
Slate / Posted 10 hours ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. By now it is fairly clear that Donald Trump can get away with expressing views that would sink almost any other GOP candidate. While the other Republican presidential contenders had readied themselves for... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The next contender in the presidential sweepstakes?As you may have heard, Harvard law professor Lawrence Lessig will decide to mak
The next contender in the presidential sweepstakes?
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 hours ago
As you may have heard, Harvard law professor Lawrence Lessig will decide to make a presidential bid for the Democratic nomination if he receives $1 million in donations by Labor Day. I don't know if Lessig's presidential bid will come off-supposedly... Read more
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Philly.com
A young challenger takes on Norcross for CongressIf Law wins the primary and the general election, he would be 25 - the minimum
A young challenger takes on Norcross for Congress
Philly.com / Posted 20 hours ago
If Law wins the primary and the general election, he would be 25 - the minimum age required to serve in the House - by the time he took office. If he loses, it won't be for lack of effort. "As of Tuesday, our team had collectively knocked on the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County Republicans call on Executive Tom Muller to release donor list to inaugural fundLehigh County officials followed a relatively quiet county commissioners meetin
Lehigh County Republicans call on Executive Tom Muller to release donor list to inaugural fund
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Lehigh County officials followed a relatively quiet county commissioners meeting Wednesday by accusing one another of breaking the law and avoiding campaign finance reforms that could hamper their re-election. At the close of the meeting,... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2015It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans wi
Visionary Arkansans 2015
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans with ideas of transformative power. This year's class is filled with people who are devoted to enriching life here, from health care to social justice to good government.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Do the Rich Rule America?This political patronage system effectively disenfranchises ordinary voters. S
Do the Rich Rule America?
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
This political patronage system effectively disenfranchises ordinary voters. Since the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision opened the floodgates for unlimited political sending, the pace of contributions has only escalated. Super PACs have... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Christie Brinkley: Looking For LoveGo to a Capital One Café to learn more. What's in your wallet? . I'm obsessed w
Christie Brinkley: Looking For Love
Access Hollywood / Posted 2 days ago
Go to a Capital One Café to learn more. What's in your wallet? . I'm obsessed with steel cut oatmeal. Christie Brinkley doing her best Courtney Kardashian and Susan Lucci as Kim. She participated in this biography in east half where the immortal... Read more
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Op-Ed News
We Need to Fix Our Democracy: Lawrence Lessig Weighs Presidential Run to Rid Money From PoliticsThe 2016 presidential race is shaping up to be the most expensive political rac
We Need to Fix Our Democracy: Lawrence Lessig Weighs Presidential Run to Rid Money From Politics
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
The 2016 presidential race is shaping up to be the most expensive political race in history. Experts predict as much as $10 billion could be spent by candidates, parties and outside groups on the campaign. A recent analysis by The New York Times... Read more
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Salon.com
Football, brain injuries and right-wing denial: The paranoid he-man propaganda that insists the game is safer than everLast week, I was asked to appear on “Outside the Lines,” ESPN’s flagship news m
Football, brain injuries and right-wing denial: The paranoid he-man propaganda that insists the game is safer than ever
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Last week, I was asked to appear on “Outside the Lines,” ESPN’s flagship news magazine, to discuss what football people tend to refer to, somewhat squeamishly, as “the Chris Borland situation.” Last March Borland, a star linebacker for the San... Read more
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Perth Now
Foley wants property developers bannedNSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley wants to ban property developers and real esta
Foley wants property developers banned
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
NSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley wants to ban property developers and real estate agents from being local councillors. MR Foley has also called on the NSW government to reverse the decision to let councillors vote on planning controls that could... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Foley wants property developers bannedNSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley wants to ban property developers and real esta
Foley wants property developers banned
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
NSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley wants to ban property developers and real estate agents from being local councillors. MR Foley has also called on the NSW government to reverse the decision to let councillors vote on planning controls that could... Read more
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News.com.au
Foley wants property developers bannedbreaking news NSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley wants to ban property develop
Foley wants property developers banned
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
breaking news NSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley wants to ban property developers and real estate agents from being local councillors. MR Foley has also called on the NSW government to reverse the decision to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
‘Ban property developers from councils’Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer’s wedding prompts review of property laws by
‘Ban property developers from councils’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Auburn deputy mayor Salim Mehajer’s wedding prompts review of property laws by Luke Foley | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website Deputy mayor Salim... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsProperty developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Property developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and strict political donations and spending caps should be imposed on local government, opposition leader Luke Foley says. Developers and real estate agents should be banned... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsProperty developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Property developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and strict political donations and spending caps should be imposed on local government, opposition leader Luke Foley says. Developers and real estate agents should be banned... Read more
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The Young Witness
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsProperty developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
Property developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and strict political donations and spending caps should be imposed on local government, opposition leader Luke Foley says. Developers and real estate agents should be banned... Read more
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Western Advocate
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsProperty developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Property developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and strict political donations and spending caps should be imposed on local government, opposition leader Luke Foley says. Developers and real estate agents should be banned... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsProperty developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
Property developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and strict political donations and spending caps should be imposed on local government, opposition leader Luke Foley says. Developers and real estate agents should be banned... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsProperty developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
Property developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and strict political donations and spending caps should be imposed on local government, opposition leader Luke Foley says. Developers and real estate agents should be banned... Read more
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The Border Mail
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsProperty developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Property developers should be banned from becoming local councillors in NSW and strict political donations and spending caps should be imposed on local government, opposition leader Luke Foley says. Developers and real estate agents should be banned... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councilsLuke Foley wants laws changed so councillors such as Salim Mehajer do not benef
Luke Foley wants property developers banned from councils
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Luke Foley wants laws changed so councillors such as Salim Mehajer do not benefit as developers. Photo: Supplied Developers and real estate agents should be banned from being local councillors and political donations and spending should be capped in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Campaign finance reform for BridgeportWith the half-million dollars his re-election campaign has raised since early 2
Campaign finance reform for Bridgeport
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
With the half-million dollars his re-election campaign has raised since early 2013, Finch could treat more than two thirds of Bridgeport’s 147,000 residents to his eponymous sandwich. The incumbent instead will use that cash to try and fend off an... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
PP outspends PNM in ads campaignOver the past six days, measured between Saturday and yesterday, the spending b
PP outspends PNM in ads campaign
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Over the past six days, measured between Saturday and yesterday, the spending between the two major political parties on traditional media advertising has been approximately $5 million with the People’s Partnership (PP) outspending the People’s... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Tax breaks for citizensThe first year of a People’s National Movement (PNM) government under Dr Keith
Tax breaks for citizens
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
The first year of a People’s National Movement (PNM) government under Dr Keith Rowley will offer special initiatives, including a 2.5 per cent reduction in Value Added Tax (VAT), increase in the personal allowance to $72,000 for taxpayers, a review... Read more
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CNN
Morton Downey: He drove us into our national ditch"Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie" airs on CNN Thursday, August 20, at 9
Morton Downey: He drove us into our national ditch
CNN / Posted 7 days ago
"Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie" airs on CNN Thursday, August 20, at 9 p.m. ET. Michael A. Smerconish is the host of "Smerconish," which airs on CNN Saturdays at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET. He is also the host of "The Michael Smerconish Program" on... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Fact check: Trump's zombie claim that Obama spent $4 million to conceal school and passport recordsChuck Todd, host: “Do you believe President Obama is a citizen who was born in
Fact check: Trump's zombie claim that Obama spent $4 million to conceal school and passport records
Naples Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Chuck Todd, host: “Do you believe President Obama is a citizen who was born in the United States?” Donald J. Trump: “Well, I don’t like talking about it anymore because, honestly, I have my own feelings. I think he should have taken the $5 million.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Fact check: Trump's zombie claim that Obama spent $4 million to conceal school and passport recordsChuck Todd, host: “Do you believe President Obama is a citizen who was born in
Fact check: Trump's zombie claim that Obama spent $4 million to conceal school and passport records
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
Chuck Todd, host: “Do you believe President Obama is a citizen who was born in the United States?” Donald J. Trump: “Well, I don’t like talking about it anymore because, honestly, I have my own feelings. I think he should have taken the $5 million.... Read more
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Washington Post
Trump’s zombie claim that Obama spent $4 million to conceal school and passport recordsChuck Todd, host: “Do you believe President Obama is a citizen who was born in
Trump’s zombie claim that Obama spent $4 million to conceal school and passport records
Washington Post / Posted 9 days ago
Chuck Todd, host: “Do you believe President Obama is a citizen who was born in the United States?” Donald J. Trump: “Well, I don’t like talking about it anymore because, honestly, I have my own feelings. I think he should have taken the $5 million.... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Former NM lawmaker Dede Feldman to read from new bookLAS CRUCES >> Former New Mexico Sen. Dede Feldman will be reading from he
Former NM lawmaker Dede Feldman to read from new book
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 9 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Former New Mexico Sen. Dede Feldman will be reading from her book, "Inside the New Mexico Senate: Boots, Suits and Citizens," at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Branigan Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave. Copies of the book will be available for... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Ulster lawmakers consider campaign finance reform for elected officialsCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Ulster lawmakers consider campaign finance reform for elected officials
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 9 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Independent Party of Oregon is Now a Major PartyPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has
Independent Party of Oregon is Now a Major Party
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 10 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third major political party: Independent. Secretary of State Jeanne P. Atkins announced Monday that the Independent Party of Oregon had 109,363 registered voters as of... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Independent Party of Oregon is now officially a major partyIn addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third major politica
Independent Party of Oregon is now officially a major party
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third major political party: Independent. Secretary of State Jeanne P. Atkins announced Monday that the Independent Party of Oregon had 109,363 registered voters as of August, equaling to... Read more
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KATU Portland
Independent Party of Oregon is now a major partyPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has
Independent Party of Oregon is now a major party
KATU Portland / Posted 10 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third major political party: Independent. Secretary of State Jeanne P. Atkins announced Monday that the Independent Party of Oregon had 109,363 registered voters as of... Read more
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The Columbian
Independent Party of Oregon is now a major partyPORTLAND — In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third maj
Independent Party of Oregon is now a major party
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
PORTLAND — In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third major political party: Independent. Secretary of State Jeanne P. Atkins announced Monday that the Independent Party of Oregon had 109,363 registered voters as of August,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Independent Party of Oregon is now a major party | News - Home POSTED: 11:23 AM PDT August 17, 2015 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In
Independent Party of Oregon is now a major party
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 11:23 AM PDT August 17, 2015 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In addition to Democratic and Republican, Oregon now has a third major political party: Independent. Secretary of State... Read more
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Roll Call
Group Suggests 'Schock Waves' in Illinois Special ElectionGroup Suggests ‘Schock Waves’ in Illinois Special Election Schock’s replacemen
Group Suggests 'Schock Waves' in Illinois Special Election
Roll Call / Posted 10 days ago
Group Suggests ‘Schock Waves’ in Illinois Special Election Schock’s replacement will be chosen in a Sept. 10 special election. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Most Democratic strategists probably couldn’t name their party’s nominee in the... Read more
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CNN
Clinton's best defense -- there's no one else(CNN)She's staring down the worst polling numbers of her campaign, struggling t
Clinton's best defense -- there's no one else
CNN / Posted 13 days ago
(CNN)She's staring down the worst polling numbers of her campaign, struggling to overcome the scandal surrounding her private emails and grappling with persistent chatter that Vice President Joe Biden might challenge her. But Hillary Clinton has one... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Should Clinton worry about Biden?She's staring down the worst polling numbers of her campaign, struggling to ove
Should Clinton worry about Biden?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
She's staring down the worst polling numbers of her campaign, struggling to overcome the scandal surrounding her private emails and grappling with persistent chatter that Vice President Joe Biden might challenge her. But Hillary Clinton has one key... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Should Clinton worry about Biden?She's staring down the worst polling numbers of her campaign, struggling to ove
Should Clinton worry about Biden?
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 13 days ago
She's staring down the worst polling numbers of her campaign, struggling to overcome the scandal surrounding her private emails and grappling with persistent chatter that Vice President Joe Biden might challenge her. But Hillary Clinton has one key... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Give Us Your Money...Roll Call's Simone Pathé reported on Thursday that, "[a] new campaign finance r
Give Us Your Money...
The Weekly Standard / Posted 13 days ago
Roll Call's Simone Pathé reported on Thursday that, "[a] new campaign finance reform political action committee expects to be among the top five outside groups to assist campaigns this cycle." The group, called End Citizens United PAC, tells Roll... Read more
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Crosscut
'Honest Elections': Does all this add up?A voter drops off a ballot in Ballard. Credit: Joe Copeland Looking at the lat
'Honest Elections': Does all this add up?
Crosscut / Posted 14 days ago
A voter drops off a ballot in Ballard. Credit: Joe Copeland Looking at the latest campaign finance reform effort to hit the November ballot, Initiative 122 – Honest Elections Seattle, I have to wonder if there is some sort of competition for the... Read more
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Black Press USA
Bernie Sanders, Progressive Enemy #1 In this photo taken May 20, 2015, Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bern
Bernie Sanders, Progressive Enemy #1
Black Press USA / Posted 14 days ago
In this photo taken May 20, 2015, Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., poses for a portrait before an interview with The Associated Press in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn... Read more
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CNN
Imagine a 'President Bernie Sanders'(CNN)America is suddenly feeling "the Bern" -- the political momentum that seem
Imagine a 'President Bernie Sanders'
CNN / Posted 14 days ago
(CNN)America is suddenly feeling "the Bern" -- the political momentum that seems to be lifting Bernie Sanders, who is drawing huge crowds wherever he goes, including roughly 28,000 fans in Portland and over 17,500 in Los Angeles. Celebrities such as... Read more
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Roll Call
Campaign Finance Reform PAC Wants to Be a Player in 2016 Bennet is one of two Senate race endorsements End Citizens United PAC has mad
Campaign Finance Reform PAC Wants to Be a Player in 2016
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
Bennet is one of two Senate race endorsements End Citizens United PAC has made so far this cycle. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) A new campaign finance reform political action committee... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sen. Kirk's campaign defends putting caregiver on payrollKirk’s campaign paid the live-in caregiver – who had no campaign experience – m
Sen. Kirk's campaign defends putting caregiver on payroll
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Kirk’s campaign paid the live-in caregiver – who had no campaign experience – more than $43,000 between August 2013 and the end of 2014, The Chicago Tribune reported. The newspaper also reported caregiver Mervyn Fombe-Abiko was twice arrested on... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk’s campaign defends staff payrollKirk’s campaign paid the live-in caregiver – who had no campaign experience – m
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk’s campaign defends staff payroll
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Kirk’s campaign paid the live-in caregiver – who had no campaign experience – more than $43,000 between August 2013 and the end of 2014, The Chicago Tribune reported. The newspaper also reported caregiver Mervyn Fombe-Abiko was twice arrested on... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sen. Kirk’s campaign defends staff payrollKirk’s campaign paid the live-in caregiver – who had no campaign experience – m
Sen. Kirk’s campaign defends staff payroll
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Kirk’s campaign paid the live-in caregiver – who had no campaign experience – more than $43,000 between August 2013 and the end of 2014, The Chicago Tribune reported. The newspaper also reported caregiver Mervyn Fombe-Abiko was twice arrested on... Read more
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