Polls show strong support for school mask mandates, and January, teachers, students demonstrated to support more safety protocols.
Money Politics articles on Democracy Chronicles
This Money Politics section includes news about the efforts to reduce the influence of money over the election system that has grown substantially since the Citizens United ruling. Also see our entire section on Money Politics or our articles on Political Lobbying.
Roslyn Fuller, a leading expert in the study of the Athenian political system, speaks with me about her work and the direct democracy of ancient Athens.
If money is going for scholarship then they’re going to private schools rather people taxes for public schools, a huge tax break, expert.
California’s A.B. 1819 safeguards state elections, initiatives by barring foreign-owned American corps from spending political dollars.
Oil and gas gave over $19 million or 93% of political contributions to state elections ahead of the Texas primary – to Republicans.
Alaska’s campaign finance laws commission has lifted all limits on donations to runners for governor, legislature and municipal races.
New information suggests a good part of the money going to Georgia’s Secretary of State races may be coming from outside the state.
As Russia invades Ukraine lobbyists are distancing themselves from foreign companies partnering on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 project.
Some members of Congress collectively received over $3.4 million from the payday lending industry during their time in Congress.
Thousands of dollars went into a super PAC backing Ohio’s Senate campaign by a “dark money” entity linked to billionaire Peter Thiel.