February 26, 2013
Tuesday Lobbying and Campaign Finance News
“Lobbyists fear shakedown if Supreme Court lifts campaign contributions cap” by Kevin Bogardus in The Hill.
Ohio: “Top of the List: Biggest lobbying spenders” by Evan Weese in Business First Columbus.
“Money in politics?” by The Associated Press in the News Tribune.
Montana: “Montana House backs increasing contributions to political candidates” by Charles S. Johnson in the Missoulian.
“State spends $34,000 so far defending Gessler in ethics probe” by Patrick Malone in The Coloradoan.
“Sunlight on States” by Pam Greenberg on NCSL’s The Thicket.
Nebraska: “Bill to provide reasonable access to public records advances” by JoAnne Young in the Lincoln Journal Star.
New Mexico: “Transparency bills make progress in Legislature” by Steve Terrell in the Santa Fe New Mexican.
South Dakota: “Legislature: Senate panel restores ‘crippled’ open-meetings bill” by David Montgomery in the Argus Leader.