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Oregon prosecutors won’t charge state Democratic Party leaders, convicted crypto exec with breaking campaign finance law
Oregon prosecutors won’t charge state Democratic Party leaders, convicted crypto exec with breaking campaign finance law
The Oregon Department of Justice announced Wednesday that did not find enough evidence to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that former FTX executive Nishad Singh and state Democratic Party leaders knowingly misreported the source of the crypto trading company's 2022 donation.
·oregonlive.com·
Oregon prosecutors won’t charge state Democratic Party leaders, convicted crypto exec with breaking campaign finance law
Idaho is awash in the corrupting sludge of political money • Idaho Capital Sun
Idaho is awash in the corrupting sludge of political money • Idaho Capital Sun
Idaho – like the rest of the country – is drowning in political money. The corrupting influence of all that cash, most of it untraceable as to its origin, is hiding in plan sight.  By general agreement at least $1.5 million in “dark money” – the money of millionaires and billionaires who are trying to […]
·idahocapitalsun.com·
Idaho is awash in the corrupting sludge of political money • Idaho Capital Sun
New Report Outlines How to Make a Redistricting Commission Effective
New Report Outlines How to Make a Redistricting Commission Effective
Campaign Legal Center (CLC) released a report to help lawmakers, experts, activists and citizens look to the lessons of the 2021 redistricting cycle and understand how a well-designed redistricting commission can deliver fair representation and what the process to get there should look like.
·campaignlegal.org·
New Report Outlines How to Make a Redistricting Commission Effective
Funding Problems Plague Oakland's New 'Democracy Dollars' Program
Funding Problems Plague Oakland's New 'Democracy Dollars' Program
Nearly three-quarters of Oakland voters (74%) approved an initiative in 2022 that took a comprehensive approach to campaign finance solutions in the city. However, one of its historic changes is in need of funding if it is going to be implemented by 2026; namely, its "democracy dollars" public finance system.
·ivn.us·
Funding Problems Plague Oakland's New 'Democracy Dollars' Program
Term limits aren’t the answer
Term limits aren’t the answer
Very few Americans believe Congress is doing a good job. Some of them have a simple solution: Throw the bums out and institute term limits. But that creates more problems than it solves.
·theconversation.com·
Term limits aren’t the answer