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AUG 28, 2015 - Rothenberg Report

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Parties Play Politics With FEC Complaints

Ethics problems can be serious trouble for any politician, but party strategists often use Federal Election Committee complaints to play games with the opposition, because the allegation has a slim chance of being ruled on before Election Day. “Everyone knows both sides file complaints to get press hits,” one campaign strategist said anonymously in order to speak candidly. For example, ...

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AUG 22, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Corporate, Koch Money Dominates Early 2016 Senate Race Spending

WASHINGTON -- The race for control of the Senate is already underway -- and it is being fueled by outside groups that do not disclose their donors.  In nine key Senate races, outside groups have already spent at least $12.5 million on advertising and grassroots communications targeting both already announced and potential candidates. ?Nonprofit groups that are not required to ...

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AUG 19, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Russ Feingold Comes Out For $15 Minimum Wage

Wisconsin Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold endorsed gradually raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour Tuesday in his first major policy speech of the campaign. "To me, this is fundamental,” Feingold said. "Low wages mean increased reliance on assistance programs, and less purchasing power for customers to buy needed goods and services locally. A living wage means being ...

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AUG 19, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Here's The Problem With Hillary Clinton's Email Explanation

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org.  Hillary Clinton gave an odd — and factually inaccurate — account of how the controversy over her email habits as secretary of state mushroomed into a public spectacle. Clinton chalked it up to her pride in her work at the State Department and her desire for government transparency. “[I]f I had not asked ...

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AUG 10, 2015 - Huffington Post

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GOP Senator On Potential Ethics Violation: 'I Don't Think It's A Big Deal'

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) last week shrugged off questions surrounding the removal of blog posts from his official Senate website that may have violated Senate ethics rules. The American Democracy Legal Fund filed a complaint with the Senate Ethics Committee last Monday about one of three posts recently deleted from Johnson's site. The complaint alleged that the post breached ethics ...

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