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Salon.com
Why I won’t vote unless things changeproblems of the lower and middle classes instead of someone just reciting rehea
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
problems of the lower and middle classes instead of someone just reciting rehearsed lines. But above all, when it came to campaign finance reform, he backed up his stance by not accepting a single dollar from neither Wall Street nor any Super... Read more
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The Hill
GOP state lawmakers meet to plan possible constitutional conventionConstitution to make it friendlier to business, to inject religious and ideolog
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Constitution to make it friendlier to business, to inject religious and ideological elements," she told Vox. Clinton has said that she backs a constitutional amendment to overturn the Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling on campaign finance refo... Read more
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The Hill
Congress must end the assault on freedom of speech protectionsleft, they will bring more voices and more ideas into our political debate — a
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
left, they will bring more voices and more ideas into our political debate — a boon to our democracy. Pro-speech campaign finance reform is long overdue, and there is more needed. The 2002 Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, known as... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
South Dakota campaign finance reform group sees low turnoutSouth Dakota lawmakers say low turnout at task force meetings on campaign finan
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 7 days ago
South Dakota lawmakers say low turnout at task force meetings on campaign finance reform may be a sign of dwindling support for changes in the law. The Argus Leader reports that two meetings the Government Accountability Task Force held in Sioux... Read more
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BC Local News
Shypitka reacts to Throne Speech, speaker controversyspeech on Friday was a warming up of a NDP/Green agenda but it was deliberately
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
speech on Friday was a warming up of a NDP/Green agenda but it was deliberately vague on any details," he said. "Where campaign finance reform was once the first thing the BC NDP would do, now it's just a pledge to check off at a later... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Committee tells Cabinet to scrap PSCthe PM's veto. When PM Rowley met with Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessa
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
the PM's veto. When PM Rowley met with Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar for joint talks on anti-gang legislation, campaign finance reform and the effectiveness of Service Commissions among other matters in July, they agreed to repeal the... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Ulster campaign finance reform proposal is on the markto a fair election process. The proposed local law, introduced in May by Ulste
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 13 days ago
to a fair election process. The proposed local law, introduced in May by Ulster County Executive Michael Hein, to bring campaign finance reform to the county contains integral elements for fair elections. It is modeled after and adapted from the... Read more
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The Hill
GOP lawmaker drops effort to force vote to extend DACA protectionsthe Export-Import Bank. Even that was the first time a discharge petition had
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
the Export-Import Bank. Even that was the first time a discharge petition had worked since 2002, for the McCain-Feingold campaign finance reform. His district is also about 20 percent Hispanic as a result of redistricting. Coffman has sought to... Read more
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The Davison Index
September 7, 2017Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform legislation WASHINGTON — U.S. Senato
The Davison Index / Posted 14 days ago
Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform legislation WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) has cosponsored two bills to increase transparency in campaign finance and reduce the influence of special interests in Congressional elections. The... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
News Briefs | September 7, 2017Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform legislation WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Se
Grand Blanc View / Posted 14 days ago
Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform legislation WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) has cosponsored two bills to increase transparency in campaign finance and reduce the influence of special interests in Congressional elections. The... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
September 7, 2017Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform legislation WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Se
Grand Blanc View / Posted 14 days ago
Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform legislation WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) has cosponsored two bills to increase transparency in campaign finance and reduce the influence of special interests in Congressional elections. The... Read more
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The Burton View
September 7, 2017Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Gary Peter
The Burton View / Posted 14 days ago
Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) has cosponsored two bills to increase transparency in campaign finance and reduce the influence of special interests in Congressional elections. The Democracy Is... Read more
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Flint Township View
News Briefs | September 7, 2017automakers, to suppliers, to tech startups as well as universities and governme
Flint Township View / Posted 14 days ago
automakers, to suppliers, to tech startups as well as universities and government organizations – R.S. Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) has cosponsored two bills to increase transparency in... Read more
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Flint Township View
September 7, 2017automakers, to suppliers, to tech startups as well as universities and governme
Flint Township View / Posted 14 days ago
automakers, to suppliers, to tech startups as well as universities and government organizations – R.S. Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) has cosponsored two bills to increase transparency in... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
September 7, 2017Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Gary Peter
Swartz Creek View / Posted 14 days ago
Peters cosponsors campaign finance reform WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) has cosponsored two bills to increase transparency in campaign finance and reduce the influence of special interests in Congressional elections. The Democracy Is... Read more
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Salon.com
Democrats say "Citizens United" should die. Here’s why that won’t happenMcGehee said: “It has zero chance in hell of going anywhere.” Citizens United:
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
McGehee said: “It has zero chance in hell of going anywhere.” Citizens United: a love-hate relationship Federal-level campaign finance reform used to be something both Republicans and Democrats got behind. Congress passed the Federal Election... Read more
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Salon.com
Time to give up on identity politics: It's dragging the progressive agenda downmuch attention that political reform, which needs to be ongoing and consistent,
Salon.com / Posted 19 days ago
much attention that political reform, which needs to be ongoing and consistent, has stalled for nearly 30 years. Instead of campaign finance reform of the McCain-Feingold brand, which sought to make a little advance toward taking money out of... Read more
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The Hill
Controversy over Google-funded think tank illustrates value of transparencyof every policy statement before it was released. During my tenure, CED produc
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
of every policy statement before it was released. During my tenure, CED produced reports on basic research, campaign finance reform, judicial-selection reform, fiscal policy, education, immigration reform, health care reform,... Read more
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The Hill
GOP lawmaker wants to force vote on bill protecting DACA recipientsthat, a discharge petition hadn’t successfully been used to dislodge a bill sin
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
that, a discharge petition hadn’t successfully been used to dislodge a bill since 2002 for the McCain-Feingold campaign finance reform. It’s likely that most, if not all, 194 House Democrats would sign onto Coffman’s discharge... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Lavine earns Independence endorsement, will face write-in challenge from Walshme. Since then I've been talking to members," Lavine said. "It's a good match.
The Post-Standard / Posted 21 days ago
me. Since then I've been talking to members," Lavine said. "It's a good match. They're about government reform and campaign finance reform... I'm fortunate to have [their support]." Despite the endorsement, Lavine will still have to... Read more
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Philly.com
Statehouses, not Congress, hosting biggest political money fightseventual wins at the federal level,” said Paul S. Ryan, vice president of polic
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
eventual wins at the federal level,” said Paul S. Ryan, vice president of policy and litigation at Common Cause, a national campaign finance reform group. Only two of the 30 bills introduced in Congress that pertain to money in politics — both... Read more
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NJ Biz
Weber on campaigning, N.J.'s infrastructure and advice for women in today's political climatethe time that I can devote to meeting and listening to voters. As an aside, thi
NJ Biz / Posted 21 days ago
the time that I can devote to meeting and listening to voters. As an aside, this is one of the many reasons that I support campaign finance reform. Money in politics is one of the biggest problems facing our democracy. NJBIZ: So, in the year and a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NDP to look at third party advertising - after the electionahead of this fall's civic vote. He said he would give the NDP a "tiny bit of
Calgary Sun / Posted 23 days ago
ahead of this fall's civic vote. He said he would give the NDP a "tiny bit of a pass" for not moving sooner on municipal campaign finance reform because it would have resulted in changes too close to this year's vote. "If they changed the laws... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Estes hosts town hallHodge (D-North Newton) slipped into the Bessemer Room of the Newton Library and
The Newton Kansan / Posted 28 days ago
Hodge (D-North Newton) slipped into the Bessemer Room of the Newton Library and sat down. Hodge listened to Estes discuss campaign finance reform and a little bit of a tax rate discussion. He heard Estes discuss his belief in how to allow for more... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Writer Owen Poindexter, El Cerrito Councilmember Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto join CA-15 district raceWednesday. Poindexter worked as an organizer on former president Barack Obama’
The Daily Californian / Posted 28 days ago
Wednesday. Poindexter worked as an organizer on former president Barack Obama’s first campaign. He also wrote about campaign finance reform in California and at a federal level at MapLight, a nonpartisan organization that works to... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Early fundraising totals reported in Boulder City Council racefile finance reports five times before the election. A post-election filing is
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 30 days ago
file finance reports five times before the election. A post-election filing is due no later than Dec. 7. Under Boulder's Campaign Finance Reform Initiative, the city will match contributions up to $10,000 once candidates who agree to the $20,000... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Another Democrat enters race to oppose US Rep. KingDahl, of Webster City, announced his candidacy Saturday and said his campaign p
KWWL Iowa / Posted a month ago
Dahl, of Webster City, announced his candidacy Saturday and said his campaign platform focuses on seven areas: agriculture, campaign finance reform, education, environment, government spending, health care and Social Security. The 52-year-old Dahl... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Another Democrat enters race to oppose US Rep. KingDahl, of Webster City, announced his candidacy Saturday and said his campaign p
KTTC Rochester / Posted a month ago
Dahl, of Webster City, announced his candidacy Saturday and said his campaign platform focuses on seven areas: agriculture, campaign finance reform, education, environment, government spending, health care and Social Security. The 52-year-old Dahl... Read more

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