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New poll shows reasons for Republican optimism in Oregon legislative races
New poll shows reasons for Republican optimism in Oregon legislative races
Republicans haven’t controlled any branch of Oregon government since Barack Obama’s first campaign for president – but they’re bullish this year about their legislative chances. An internal poll memo produced for the national Republican State Leadership Committee and shared with the Capital Chronicle suggests that Republicans have a “rare opportunity” to win in November, thanks […]
·oregoncapitalchronicle.com·
New poll shows reasons for Republican optimism in Oregon legislative races
Sarah Palin will advance in Alaska's wild House special primary election, C
Sarah Palin will advance in Alaska's wild House special primary election, C
Former Alaska governor and vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin took a step toward a political comeback Saturday, finishing in the top four of a 48-person special primary election and advancing to the August general election to fill the House seat of the late Rep. Don Young, according to a CNN projection.
·cnn.com·
Sarah Palin will advance in Alaska's wild House special primary election, C
State Law Trending Toward Increased Campaign Finance Disclosure: Wiley
State Law Trending Toward Increased Campaign Finance Disclosure: Wiley
The Tennessee General Assembly recently passed a bill requiring 501(c)(4) organizations – often referred to as “dark money” groups – to disclose any expenses over $5,000 in the 60 days leading up to an election. Previously, these groups could run advertisements featuring candidate names and likenesses without being required to disclose spending, so long as they did not expressly advocate for or against a candidate. Now, doing so will trigger disclosure for any spending over the $5,000 threshold.
·wiley.law·
State Law Trending Toward Increased Campaign Finance Disclosure: Wiley