October 30, 2014 - Wisconsin State Journal: GAB asks federal judge to dismiss 'coordination' lawsuit
By Dee J. Hall 

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October 29, 2014 β€“ Huffington Post: Super PACs Keep Candidates Afloat With A Little Help From Their Friends
By Paul Blumenthal

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October 28, 2014 β€“ Cox Media: House lawmakers face ethics investigations, Senate still lacks independent committee
By Justin Gray 

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October 28, 2014 β€“ Los Angeles Times: Surge in midterm election campaign spending a boon for TV broadcasters
By Joseph Tanfani

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October 27, 2014 β€“ ABC News: What's Behind the 2014 Midterm Election Cycle's Trendiest Attack Line
By Noah Weiland 

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October 27, 2014 β€“ The Guardian: 'Born and raised' Texans forced to prove identities under new voter-ID law
New law meant to combat fraud forces Eric Kennie to either change his identity or be unable to overcome burdens
By Ed Pilkington 

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October 25, 2014 β€“ Decatur Daily: Financial ties that bind
3 local campaigns received funds from Speaker Hubbard, paid thousands to companies he owns
By Eric Fleischauer and Mary Sell

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October 24, 2014 - USA Today: Ryan PAC hires Romney filmmaker, won't say why
By Donovan Slack

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October 23, 2014 β€“ Politico: IRS beats tea party in court
By Rachel Bade 

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October 22, 2014 - The Hill: Top Lobbyists 2014: Grassroots
By The Hill Staff  

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October 21, 2014 β€“ The Nation: How Mitch McConnell Is Bending Every Last Campaign Finance Rule
Post–Citizens United, candidates aren’t supposed to coordinate with β€œoutside” spending groupsβ€”but even that minimal restriction isn’t being enforced.
By Lee Fang

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October 21, 2014 - Center for Public Integrity: Super PACs exploit disclosure loophole
Last-minute registration means groups may hide donors until after Election Day
By Dave Levinthal 

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October 21, 2014 β€“ Broadcasting & Cable: Campaign Finance Groups Renew Complaint Against WJLA
Says is should now have known 'true funder' of political ad flight
By John Eggerton 

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October 21, 2014 β€“ Bloomberg BNA: Campaign Money Freed by Supreme Court Plays $300 Million Role in Battle for Senate
By Kenneth P. Doyle 

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October 20, 2014 β€“ Marketplace: Some consultants see a payday in super PACs
By David Gura
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October 20, 2014 β€“ NPR: Some Lobbyists Play Key Role In Washington Campaign Finance
By Austin Jenkins 
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October 19, 2014 β€“ Los Angeles Times: Unprecedented amount of 'dark money' fuels midterm races
By Joseph Tanfani 

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October 18, 2014 - Gannett: With leadership PAC, Long helps fund other GOP candidates
By Deirdre Shesgreen 

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October 18, 2014 - Washington Times: Supreme Court clears the way for Texas voter ID law
By Kellan Howell

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October 19, 2014 β€“ New York Times: How Billionaire Oligarchs Are Becoming Their Own Political Parties
By Jim Rutenberg 

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October 17, 2014 β€“ New York Times: Was Charlie Crist’s Fan Against the Rules? It’s Complicated
By Josh Barro

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October 15, 2014 β€“ TPM: Texas Advocates Appeal To Supreme Court To Block Voter ID Law
By Sahil Kapur

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October 15, 2014 β€“ National Journal: Watchdog Groups: Give Ethics Office Power to Subpoena
OCE supporters say it's hampered by its inability to force witnesses to cooperate.
By Sarah Mimms 

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October 15, 2014 β€“ USA Today: Watchdogs push for ethics overhaul in Congress
By Donovan Slack

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October 15, 2014 - Wisconsin State Journal: Federal judge orders state to stop enforcing anti-'coordination' law
By Dee J. Hall 

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October 15, 2014 - McClatchy Washington Bureau: Appeals court reinstates Texas’ voter ID law; foes vow to go to Supreme Court 
By Greg Gordon

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October 14, 2014 - WAMU: The Cost of D.C. Council’s Power Over Contracts
For Lawmakers And Contractors, The Campaign Finance Game Is Wide Open
By Patrick Madden 
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October 13, 2014 - Columbus Dispatch: Presidential hopefuls wielding leadership PACs 
By Jessica Wehrman

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October 13, 2014 - Columbus Dispatch: Politicians’ leadership PACs help boost clout
By Jessica Wehrman
 

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October 10, 2014 β€“ Washington Post: FEC says convention donations will not count against cap on party contributions
By Matea Gold 

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October 9, 2014 β€“ New York Times: Commission Raises Fund-Raising Caps for Party Conventions
By Nicholas Confessore

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October 9, 2014 - Cleveland Plain Dealer: Federal Election Commission allows parties to form new committees to fund political conventions
By Sabrina Eaton 

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October 9, 2014 β€“ National Journal: Wave of Ethics Complaints Hits Top Races
As Election Day nears, allegations are often designed to generate headlines, not investigations.
By Sarah Mimms

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October 5, 2014 β€“ Chicago Tribune: When interests overlap for Durbin, lobbyist wife
By Katherine Skiba and Kim Geiger 

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