Nonprofit groups exploiting a loophole in Pennsylvania’s campaign finance laws will be subject to legislative scrutiny.Read More →
By Kevin Mooney | Watchdog.org
If you’re 102 years old and need to wait in line for hours before voting, expect to have your story told in dramatic fashion by the president of the United States. That’s what happened to Desiline Victor, a resident of North Miami, Fla. Where some see a rationale for expanded early voting, same-day voter registration and even mandatory voter registration, others see a false narrative created to promote policy changes that would result in greater federal control over state elections.Read More →
By Carten Cordell │ Watchdog.org, Virginia Bureau
ALEXANDRIA — Major League Baseball’s 2013 season may be under way, but the Chicago Cubs have already claimed one championship: biggest political spender.
Chicago’s North side baseball franchise dropped $13.9 million in political contributions during the 2012 election season, the bulk of which came from owner Joe Ricketts.
The Cubs’ political [...]
The message isn’t broken, said Reince Preibus, but there are problems with how it’s being delivered.Read More →
By M.D. Kittle|Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON – You already know this about Scott Walker: Most liberals hate him, most conservatives love him.
That’s a political fact as immutable as any you will find in Wisconsin or national politics.
And Walker’s rejection of a boatload of federal Medicaid money on Wednesday didn’t win him any love from the left this [...]