The federal government has strict disclosure requirements for political ads on the media but the internet remains the wild west for political content.
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Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), a member of Senate GOP leadership, said Wednesday that the chamber is unlikely to vote on any election security legislation.
Justice Department Michel and Low Taek Jho for conspiring to make and conceal foreign and conduit campaign contributions during the 2012 election.
City Council’s 16 committees are the heart of a favor-trading system that’s enabled mayors to rule like monarchs distributing favors to loyalists.
Democracy 21 joins others to send a letter to prospective 2020 presidential candidates emphasizing importance of prioritizing democracy reforms if elected.
Hedge fund wealthy individual donors gave nearly $690 million to outside groups that poured money into influencing the 2018 midterm elections.
The Federal Election Commission’s four leaders are offering lawmakers clashing perspectives on the agency’s very purpose.
Koch Industries, the parent company of the private conglomerate has increased its spending on federal lobbying by 35 percent so far this year.
Prosecutors in Peru alleged Tuesday that they have gathered overwhelming evidence implicating former President Ollanta Humala
Around 40 entities lobbied for bitcoin and blockchain-related causes in the United States in Q1 2019, political news site Roll Call reported on April 30.