Sierra Leone has become one of the first countries to trial the use of blockchain technology during elections
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“The Money Game” is ProPublica’s widget to chart contributions to candidates in the Illinois governor’s race
Citizens United handed a defeat in New York where they tried to prevent charities from having to disclose donors
Amid investigation, state government alters records policy, forbidding use of the text message-deleting app Confide
U.S. senators continue to waste taxpayer dollars by refusing to switch to electronically filing campaign contributions
ProPublica: Political ads are running on Facebook without adequate disclaimer language, likely violating FEC rules
The five leading candidates have raised more than $136 million, already exceeding any other contest before in Illinois
How Trump’s continued control of his businesses has challenged existing legal structure for government ethics
Does the public have a right to “full transparency” about what its government does? Or are there reasonable limits?
YouTube said that it would start labeling news broadcasters’ videos that receive at least some government funding