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2nd Man Charged in D.C. Campaign Finance Probe

A second person has been charged with making illegal campaign contributions at the behest of a District of Columbia businessman whose political activities are the subject of a long-running federal investigation.

06/20/2013

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson (Photo by Aaron Tam/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Is China’s Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?

Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.

07/20/2012

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Big Donors For Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich And Barack Obama Revealed

A new report reveals the names of a number of top donors for presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich as well as current president Barack Obama.

02/03/2012

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