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Breaking and Analysis: Dividing on Ideological Lines and Breaking Little Ne
Breaking and Analysis: Dividing on Ideological Lines and Breaking Little Ne
The result and lineup in today’s Supreme Court decision in FEC v. Cruz is no surprise: all the conservatives on the Court signed onto Chief Justice Roberts’ opinion holding that a loan repayment provision of the McCain-Feingold law is unconstitutional; … Continue reading Breaking and Analysis: Dividing on Ideological Lines and Breaking Little New Ground in FEC v. Cruz, Supreme Court Strikes Down Another Part of McCain-Feingold law →
·electionlawblog.org·
Breaking and Analysis: Dividing on Ideological Lines and Breaking Little Ne
Complaint alleges dark money nonprofit supporting Republican gubernatorial
Complaint alleges dark money nonprofit supporting Republican gubernatorial
A complaint filed Wednesday with the IRS, Oregon Secretary of State and Oregon Department of Justice alleges that the political nonprofit Oregon Pathfinder might have exceeded federal elections spending limits and illegally coordinated with Republican Bridget Barton's campaign for governor. The complaint was filed by the campaign manager for Republican gubernatorial candidate Christine Drazan.
·oregonlive.com·
Complaint alleges dark money nonprofit supporting Republican gubernatorial
Progressive donor puts big money into Oregon’s two contested races for dist
Progressive donor puts big money into Oregon’s two contested races for dist
In a matter of weeks, a wealthy Portlander named Aaron Boonshoft, largely unknown in progressive political circles, has become the largest financial backer to challengers hoping to unseat district attorneys in Washington and Marion counties. He's also backed a measure that would decriminalize sex work in Oregon.
·opb.org·
Progressive donor puts big money into Oregon’s two contested races for dist
Another record-breaking year of Oregon campaign spending could be ahead | K
Another record-breaking year of Oregon campaign spending could be ahead | K
With just over two weeks until Election Day, the final push for Oregon gubernatorial candidates is in full swing. That means big money is coming in. So much so, that experts believe we could be in for another record-breaking year. In 2018, the gubernatorial campaign between Gov. Kate Brown and Knute Buehler broke records with more than $37 million in spending. Ad after ad. Sign after sign, that’s just what you see on a day-to-day basis, but every single one has a cost.
·katu.com·
Another record-breaking year of Oregon campaign spending could be ahead | K
Oregon Supreme Court deals setback to campaign for independent redistrictin
Oregon Supreme Court deals setback to campaign for independent redistrictin
The Oregon Supreme Court ruled on Friday that Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum must redo the ballot title for a proposed initiative to transfer the job of drawing the state's electoral lines from lawmakers, to a new independent commission. That will make it difficult for supporters to gather enough signatures to get on the ballot this year.
·oregonlive.com·
Oregon Supreme Court deals setback to campaign for independent redistrictin