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Stories with subject: Political action committees
  • Nonprofits challenge Utah donor disclosure law 
    Updated: Nov-21-15 11:44 am

    SALT LAKE CITY - Three Utah nonprofits are challenging a state law that forces organizations to report donors who give more than $750 to influence campaigns or voters.

  • Martinez 'confident' adviser did nothing wrong 
    Updated: Nov-09-15 3:57 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez said Monday that she's confident a close political adviser did nothing wrong and called allegations of fundraising violations "cheap shots" following reports of a federal investigation.

  • Big spending expected for state legislative races in 2016 story has photos
    Updated: Nov-07-15 10:26 am

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - While the presidential campaign commands the public's attention, political parties and financial contributors are quietly preparing for another less glitzy yet significant set of elections a year from now - battles to determine control of dozens of state legislative chambers.

  • Ex-New York mayor mounts ad campaign on carbon-cutting plan 
    Updated: Nov-06-15 4:48 pm

    NEW YORK - Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is embarking on a $10 million-plus ad campaign to take on opponents of President Barack Obama's plan to reduce power plant carbon emissions.

  • The Latest: New Jersey Democrats pick up Assembly seats story has photos
    Updated: Nov-04-15 12:26 am

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Here is the latest on the general election in New Jersey (all times local):

  • Jeb Bush gets tout from brother as campaign focuses on Rubio story has photos
    Updated: Oct-26-15 6:56 pm

    HOUSTON - Former President George W. Bush on Monday assured top donors to his brother's presidential campaign that Jeb Bush will be a "fierce competitor" in the 2016 race for the White House and argued his experience as Florida's governor will ultimately win over voters.

  • NYC city council speaker to co-chair Super PAC 
    Updated: Oct-26-15 5:14 pm

    NEW YORK - New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito is one of the first three honorary co-chairs of a political action group meant to elect more Latinos to public office.