Reid Backs Changing Constitution Limiting Federal Campaign DonationsRailing against the Koch Brothers, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., declared his support for a constitutional amendment that would reverse a recent Supreme Court ruling and limit campaign contributions.
Congressman Seeks To Overturn Citizens UnitedA Democratic Minnesota congressman is introducing a constitutional amendment designed to overturn the Supreme Court's decision in the Citizens United case that lifted many restrictions on corporate spending in political elections.
Shadowy Donor Behind Millions Of Dollars' Worth Of Tea Party 'Super' PAC ChecksA lawyer in Tennessee who is mysteriously linked to millions of dollars in campaign contributions steered to congressional candidates doubled his investments in the weeks before Election Day and quietly funneled $6.8 million more to a prominent Tea Party group, according to new financial statements filed with the government.
Opinion: If Republicans Can't Run A Campaign How Can They Run A Government?It is clear that Democrats have shown a greater propensity to spend money wisely with their campaigns and allied groups. At the end of the day, that is what America needs.
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.
Opinion: Who Is ALEC?In right wing politics, ALEC serves as the nexus between corporations and aspiring Republicans always eager to find access to additional campaign cash.
Corporation Hoping To Become Next Mayor Of Los AngelesAmerican political history often contains stories of unlikely candidates who beat the odds and make it into office. One corporation is hoping to become one of those stories.
Ben & Jerry's Kicks Off "Get The Dough Out Of Politics" Campaign With Free Ice CreamBen & Jerry's wants to take the big dollars out of politics. They're launching the Get the Dough Out of Politics campaign by giving away free ice cream.