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January 12, 2024  •  

News You Can Use Digest – January 12, 2024

National/Federal Democrats Set Ambitious Spending Plan for State Legislative Races DNyuz – Nick Corasaniti (New York Times) | Published: 1/10/2024 The Democratic Party’s organization that focuses on state legislative races is planning its largest campaign budget ever as it seeks to flip […]

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January 10, 2024  •  

Wednesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Elections Ohio: “Voting, Disability Rights Advocates Claim Ohio Photo Voter ID Law Violates Federal Disabilities Law” by Nick Evans for Ohio Capital Journal Ethics National: “Judges Skeptical That Trump Is Immune from Jan. 6 Prosecution” by Rachel Weiner, Spencer Hsu, Perry Stein, and Devlin […]

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January 8, 2024  •  

Monday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Alaska: “Alaska Ranked Choice Voting Opponents Fined Over $94K for Campaign Ethics Violations” by Iris Samuels for Anchorage Daily News Elections Massachusetts: “Liberal Group Files Challenge to Remove Trump from Massachusetts Primary Ballot” by Matt Stoudt (Boston Globe) for MSN Ohio: “Transgender Ohio […]

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January 5, 2024  •  

News You Can Use Digest – January 5, 2024

National/Federal Bomb Hoaxes and ‘Swatting’ Attempts Target Public Officials as 2024 Begins DNyuz – Neil Vigdor (New York Times) | Published: 1/4/2023 State Capitol buildings in seven states were evacuated or placed on lockdown after the authorities said they had received bomb […]

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January 4, 2024  •  

Thursday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Kansas: “Wichita City Council Votes to Amend Campaign Finance Ordinance” by Ryan Newton and Zena Taher for KSN Virginia: “Push for Campaign Finance Reform to Return in Virginia Legislative Session” by Katie King (Virginian-Pilot) for Richmond Times-Dispatch Elections Georgia: “Conservative Group Wins Legal […]

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January 3, 2024  •  

Wednesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Arizona: “Judge Rebuffs GOP Lawmakers’ Bid to Block Arizona Voters’ Dark Money Law” by Howard Fischer (Capitol News Services) for Arizona Daily Star Illinois: “Big Money, Big Problems. Deep-Pocketed, Self-Funding Candidates and Dark Money Mar Illinois Politics” by Tina Sfondeles for Chicago […]

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December 22, 2023  •  

News You Can Use Digest – December 22, 2023

National/Federal Here Are the Other States Where Trump’s Ballot Eligibility Faces a Challenge Las Vegas Sun – Nick Corasaniti (New York Times) | Published: 12/21/2023 The decision by the Colorado Supreme Court to disqualify Donald Trump from holding office again was the […]

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December 20, 2023  •  

Wednesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Oklahoma: “Oklahoma Rural Water Association PAC Turns Itself in for Ethics Violations” by Graycen Wheeler for KOSU Oregon: “Portland’s Campaign Finance Program Scales Back Ahead of 2024 Election” by Alex Zielinski for OPB Elections Colorado: “Trump Disqualified from Colorado’s 2024 Primary Ballot by […]

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Washington State Capitol Building - Cacophony

The Public Disclosure Commission recently voted to adjust the lobbying reporting thresholds due to inflation. This was decided after a public hearing was held and is a continuation of a broader effort to update the thresholds through the state’s political […]

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December 15, 2023  •  

News You Can Use Digest – December 15, 2023

National/Federal Kevin McCarthy Uses PAC to Lavish Cash on High-End Resorts, Private Jets and Fine Dining MSN – Paul Pringle and Adam Elmahrek (Los Angeles Times) | Published: 12/7/2023 As her exits Congress two months after his historic ouster as House speaker, […]

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December 14, 2023  •  

Thursday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Maine: “Maine Media Groups, Utilities Challenge New Law on Foreign Spending on Referendums” by Rachel Ohm for Portland Press Herald Elections National: “Supreme Court Will Review Scope of Obstruction Law That Trump Is Charged with Breaking” by Kyle Cheney and Josh Gerstein […]

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Chicago City Hall - Ken Lund

The Chicago City Council Committee on Ethics and Government Oversight recommended the passage of a substitute ordinance broadening the definition of registered lobbyists to include nonprofits with several exceptions to ease concerns from the nonprofit community. An ordinance was passed […]

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December 13, 2023  •  

Wednesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Alaska: “Alaska Campaign Watchdog Rules Anti-Ranked Choice Group Can Continue Gathering Signatures” by Iris Samuels (Anchorage Daily News) for Yahoo News New Jersey: “Judge Throws Out Suit That Tried to Block Changes to NJ Campaign Finance Law” by Ashley Balcerzak (Bergen Record) […]

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Burlington, Ontario City Hall - The Fwanksta, Public domain

On January 1, the city of Burlington, Ontario’s new lobbyist registry bylaw comes into effect. The law effectively replaces the city’s Lobbyist Registration Policy, which passed on October 19, 2021, and came into effect January of 2022. As noted in […]

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