By Ashe Schow | 07/21/14 02:21 PM
Pediatric neurosurgeon Monica Wehby raised more than $955,000 for her Senate campaign in the second quarter, while incumbent Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., raised $1.8 million.
By Michael Barone | 07/21/14 11:21 AM
This is one of the hard lessons of life, and one that evidently needs to be learned and relearned by political liberals: One is that public financing of elections is good. The other is that political polarization is bad.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/21/14 08:30 AM
President Obama will continue his fundraising push this week with a West Coast swing through three major cities, juggling his midterm money chase with two major immediate foreign policy challenges and the ongoing immigration crisis on our own southern border.
By Washington Examiner | 07/19/14 12:20 PM
Many liberals have an almost-religious faith in the ability of campaign finance laws to clean up politics. In the real world, however, political money always finds the loopholes.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/17/14 03:45 PM
Alaska Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell has made opposition to the 2009 stimulus part of his campaign for a Republican Senate nomination. But he also served on the board of a company that took stimulus funds.
By Susan Crabtree | 07/17/14 11:43 AM
President Obama may seem like he's at a breakneck fundraising pace, racing to help his party down the ballot ahead of the midterm elections, but he's still far behind Bill Clinton's second-term money round-up. Obama's recent fundraising tour de force -- including three events last week and two...
By Susan Crabtree | 07/16/14 02:26 PM
Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., is highlighting a a fundraising phone call former Labor Secretary Hilda Solis made to an department employee as evidence that the Obama administration has a history of illegal fundraising activities.
By Paul Bedard | 07/16/14 10:27 AM
President Obama's fundraising team so far collected just $1.75 million of the minimum $500 million needed to fund construction of his presidential library.
By David M. Drucker | 07/15/14 11:37 PM
Democratic super PACs have outraised their Republican counterparts by millions, a factor attributed in part to GOP donors' fear of being targeted by the Internal Revenue Service -- or "getting Koch'ed."
By Timothy P. Carney | 07/15/14 07:03 PM
Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., is probably the most libertarian member of the U.S. House, which means he's made some enemies on K Street. They are funding his primary opponent, Brian Ellis.
By Paul Bedard | 07/15/14 02:27 PM
Vice President Joe Biden is on the hunt again for "my old friend" Sarah Palin, his 2008 vice presidential foil.
By Paul Bedard | 07/15/14 02:00 PM
The campaign to draft Ben Carson into the GOP primaries outraised "Ready for Hillary," a shocker especially since the pro-Clinton's second quarter $2.5 million was a record.
By Luke Wachob | 07/14/14 02:00 PM
A new report analyzing the policy implications of the Supreme Court's biggest campaign finance case of the year, McCutcheon v. FEC, suggests that the controversy surrounding the decision is severely overblown. Prior to the case, few people seemed to care about, or even be aware of, aggregate...
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/10/14 06:17 PM
A Democrat-backed super PAC called Maine Forward has committed to spending $2 million against Republican Gov. Paul LePage and for Democratic nominee Mike Michaud in the run-up to the Pine Tree State's elections this fall, according to the Bangor Daily News.
By Paul Bedard | 07/10/14 12:04 PM
The Republican National Committee said that it raised online more in the first four months of 2014 than all of last year.
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