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Unlike other incoming administrations, team Trump opted to not spend $1 million on ethics training. Since they skipped the class, here’s a primer on what they need to know.
Why would the world’s richest casino owner spend so much on a state attorney general race?
Outside groups dominated spending in 2016's top Senate races.
Her father may call it unfair, but there’s no percentage in retailers stocking Ivanka Trump’s merchandise.
If churches could spend on politics, the amount of political money that’s untraceable to an actual person or special interest would surely skyrocket.
A Gorsuch opinion from the Tenth Circuit may tip his hand that he opposes regulating money in politics.
Since Justice Scalia’s death, many have asked what a new ninth justice might mean for campaign finance law. The shorthand for this was often “Citizens United.” Could it be overturned?
In Arkansas, elected officials from both sides of the aisle have recognized that secret spending has a pernicious effect on the state's democracy.
South Dakotans voted to adopt state campaign finance & ethics reforms. But voters may not have the final say: legislators and other power players tried to prevent reform by either repealing voter initiatives or filing lawsuits to invalidate them.
Donald Trump promised “to drain the swamp.” But will his administration enforce – or even retain -- sensible administrative rules that protect millions of Americans?