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Some are Red, Some are Blue — But ALL are Green

Ever wonder who’s being bought out by who when you’re looking at legislators?  Well, wonder no more.  Nicholas Rubin, 16 year old kid developed an app for that!  It’s available at for download.  Once installed in the browser of your

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Posted in Campaign Finance, Congressional Activity, Dark Money, Election, Election-Reform

Koch Bros Pursuing Election Domination

The Washington’s Post’s “The Fix” blog posted charts that show, clear as day, how the Koch brothers’ Americans For Prosperity is absolutely dominating the airwaves in states with competitive U.S. Senate races. No wonder Nate Silver’s predictions are giving Republicans

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Posted in 2014 Elections, Campaign Finance, Citizens United, Dark Money, Election-Reform, General Election, Primary Elections

Cleaning Up Campaign Finance to Save the Environment

The assault on our democracy is a bigger problem than the temporary closure of national parks. By Michael Brune America’s best idea is in trouble, and I don’t mean our national parks. Yes, our parks were closed, which was a

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Posted in Campaign Finance, Citizens United, Election-Reform, Energy-Big Oil, Environment/EPA, Pollution, Voter Supression

Fair Elections — RIP

The Supreme Court’s Shelby ruling aids a Republican plan to win more elections without winning support from more voters. — by Emily Schwartz Greco and William A. Collins Voting rights are under attack again — this time it’s the Supreme

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Posted in Campaign Finance, Citizens United, Election Reform, Election-Reform, GOP, Voter Suppression, Voting Rights

This Week in Review

— By Sen. Bernie Sanders Republican filibusters in the Senate on Monday and Tuesday blocked a bill to disclose which corporations are bankrolling which candidates and causes.  Another Republic filibuster on Thursday blocked a bill to provide tax breaks for

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Posted in Budget-Federal, Campaign Finance, Citizens United, Congressional Activity, Debt-Deficit, Election-Reform, JOBS!, USPS
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