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  • Videographer vows more oversight on politicians 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:50 pm
  • MADISON, Wisconsin - The cameraman behind the video that led Republican state Senate President Mike Ellis to announce that he would not seek re-election has a message for politicians across the country: You could be next.

  • Calif. Democrats walk middle path in health debate 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 10:46 am
  • WASHINGTON - Democratic Rep. Ami Bera has been making a habit lately of bucking his own president and voting with the Republican majority in the House as it moves to amend or overturn parts of the national health care law.

  • Alaska ad proudly ties Dem senator to 'Obamacare' 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 5:24 pm
  • WASHINGTON - After months of watching Democrats get hammered over President Barack Obama's health care law, friends of an embattled senator are fighting back by proudly linking him to "Obamacare."

  • Sen. Warner campaign says it has nearly $9 million 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 4:17 pm
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - U.S. Sen. Mark Warner has nearly $9 million to spend on his re-election campaign, which has yet to begin in earnest, the Democratic senator and former governor's campaign announced Wednesday.

  • Many 'Obamacare' critics accepted its subsidies 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:09 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Several big corporations have reaped millions of dollars from "Obamacare" even as they support GOP candidates who vow to repeal the law. This condemn-while-benefiting strategy angers Democrats, who see some of their top congressional candidates struggling against waves of anti-Obamacare ads partly funded by these companies.

  • Big outside groups overshadow parties in key races 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 2:16 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Millionaires and billionaires are increasing their influence in federal elections, leaving political parties to play more limited roles, and raising questions about who sets the agenda in campaigns.

  • Americans for Prosperity buys TV ads in Virginia 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 12:26 pm
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe is the target of a new TV ad by Americans for Prosperity, a tea party nonprofit backed by billionaire conservative activists Charles and David Koch.

  • Candidates branded as anti-mine land county seats 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 4:28 pm
  • MADISON, Wisconsin - Three candidates whom a national political group with ties to conservative billionaires Charles and David Koch labeled as anti-mining radicals have won seats on the Iron County Board.

  • McAuliffe says fundraising letter a mistake 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 4:23 pm
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Thursday he did not approve a fundraising appeal his newly formed political action committee sent promising big-dollar donors personal access to him and also said he's giving to charity a past contribution that came from a D.C. businessman who recently pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations.

  • Koch brothers group goes after US Sen. Mark Udall 
    Updated: Mar-17-14 11:01 pm
  • DENVER - A national organization affiliated with billionaire brothers known as power players in conservative politics has turned its attention to U.S. Sen. Mark Udall with a political attack ad linking the Democrat to the federal health care overhaul, saying "Obamacare" was "truly harming real Coloradans."

  • Bill to increase campaign disclosure fails 
    Updated: Mar-17-14 9:31 pm
  • SACRAMENTO, California - Democrats in the state Senate fell one vote short Monday in their effort to force political nonprofit groups to reveal their donors this election season, legislation crafted in response to $15 million in anonymous contributions that came in during the final weeks of the 2012 election season.