campaign finance

Mitt Romney (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Biased Media Criticizes Romney’s Top Fundraisers

As the media positively and glowingly report high-profile presidential fundraising events for President Barack Obama and the Democratic National Committee, they report on GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s and the Republican’s big-dollar fundraising gatherings in and around Tampa, Florida during the Republican National Convention with total suspicion and even worse.

08/31/2012

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Dalton Unveils NC Government Reform Package

Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton unveiled government and campaign reform recommendations on Wednesday that the Democratic gubernatorial nominee said would improve trust in elected officials and promote transparency in their actions.

08/30/2012

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Harry Reid Dares to Talk About Angry Old White Men

Harry Reid got – as he often does – in calling Republican donors “angry old white men”. Imagine the reaction if House Speaker John Boehner were to say something such as: support or donations to Obama made by 17 angry black men.

07/18/2012

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North Carolina Among 22 States To Join Campaign Finance Fight

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Twenty-two states and the District of Columbia are backing Montana in its fight to prevent the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United decision from being used to strike down state laws restricting corporate campaign spending.

CBS Charlotte–05/21/2012

Former Sen. John Edwards and his daughter, Cate Edwards Upham, leave the U.S. Federal Courthouse after the first day of jury selection on April 12, 2012 in Greensboro, N.C. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Judge Refuses To Throw Out John Edwards Case

Defense lawyers for John Edwards will ask a judge Friday to dismiss corruption charges against their client, arguing prosecutors failed to prove the former presidential candidate intentionally violated the law.

05/11/2012

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