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[l] at 1/4/24 9:35am
As 2024 elections draw closer, OpenSecrets analyses show that top lawmaker-to-lawmaker contributors are using their candidate committees and leadership PACs fbankrolling hundreds of thousands to fellow members of Congress to bolster party lines and develop political allies.
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[l] at 1/4/24 8:09am
Over 350 organizations reported lobbying on artificial intelligence issues in the first nine months of 2023.
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[l] at 12/21/23 8:18am
Millions poured into lobbying and elections in 2023, breaking several money-in-politics records.
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[l] at 12/21/23 6:07am
The Federal Election Commission is urging federal lawmakers to expand a ban on foreign campaign contributions to ballot initiatives.
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[l] at 12/14/23 7:43am
The online marketplace for long and short-term rentals has come under increased scrutiny for its impact on housing prices.
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[l] at 12/14/23 6:31am
The FEC approved a bipartisan measure to allow campaign salaries for recent caregivers and unemployed candidates while running for office.
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[l] at 12/14/23 5:13am
OpenSecrets’ Director of Operations traveled to Kazakhstan in a mission aimed at enhancing transparency and lobbying disclosure in the country.
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[l] at 12/11/23 10:00pm
Billions of dollars in federal subsidies for hydrogen projects has sparked a lobbying blitz from fossil fuel companies.
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[l] at 12/11/23 3:58am
OpenSecrets proudly announces the appointment of Hilary Braseth as its incoming Executive Director, effective January 16.
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[l] at 12/7/23 8:01am
Washington D.C.-based firms brought in millions of dollars lobbying for foreign countries on the 2024 U.S. defense budget.
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[l] at 12/7/23 7:49am
AIPAC and affiliated super PACs plan to spend $100 million opposing candidates who are critical of Israel in its war with Hamas.
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[l] at 11/30/23 7:23am
Citing artificial intelligence’s potential to disrupt U.S. elections, lawmakers and advocacy groups urged the FEC to regulate deceptive AI.
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[l] at 11/30/23 6:16am
During the 2022 election cycle, AIPAC spent $13 million in political contributions to key players in recent pro-Israeli legislation during the Israel-Hamas war and over $2.7 million on lobbying legislation related to the conflict.
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[l] at 11/16/23 4:50am
Sinema’s fundraising lags as polls show Ruben Gallego is the frontrunner ahead of a potential three-way race against Sinema and Kari Lake.
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[l] at 11/16/23 2:00am
The Kentucky governor’s race set a new state record with gubernatorial candidates raising over $44.6 million, according to OpenSecrets.
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[l] at 11/9/23 12:00am
Google faces off with Epic Games in federal court this week, the latest antitrust cases brought against the tech giant.
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[l] at 11/5/23 11:00pm
Redistricting, competitive races lead to massive candidate cash hauls days ahead of pivotal legislative elections in Virginia.
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[l] at 11/3/23 8:49am
A new congressional proposal could throw a wrench in IRS plans to launch a free government-run tax filing program after years of lobbying.
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[l] at 11/2/23 7:24am
GOP presidential candidates are spending donor cash faster than they are raising it in a scramble for the 2024 Republican nomination.
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[l] at 10/27/23 5:38am
Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R-VA) reported raising millions amid speculation about his political future, including a possible presidential bid.
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[l] at 10/26/23 7:51am
TikTok parent company ByteDance spent more on federal lobbying in 2023 than any prior year with its most recent quarter setting a new record.

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