Politico: “Helicopter Parents Flood Super PACs”

Politico Helicopter Parents Flood Super PACs  By Kenneth P. Vogel July 25, 2012 The first TV ad from Laura Ruderman’s congressional campaign featured her mother, a cancer survivor, and the candidate’s pledge to protect President Barack Obama’s health care law. “I approved this message for her,” Ruderman says in the spot, which started airing last …

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ProPublica: “Inside the Investigation Into Leading Republican Money Man Sheldon Adelson”

ProPublica Inside the Investigation of Leading Republican Money Man Sheldon Adelson by Matt Isaacs, Lowell Bergman and Stephen Engelberg July 16, 2012 A decade ago gambling magnate and leading Republican donor Sheldon Adelson looked at a desolate spit of land in Macau and imagined a glittering strip of casinos, hotels and malls. Where competitors saw …

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Ny Times: A Window on Campaign Abuse

The New York Times A Window on Campaign Abuse July 1, 2012 The secret world of undisclosed political contributions is in desperate need of sunlight. Public corporations are giving money in support of political candidates without any accountability to shareholders or consumers. Charities are taking tax-deductible contributions and improperly funneling them to strident advocacy groups. …

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