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September 29, 2022  •  

Thursday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance National: “How Kevin McCarthy’s Political Machine Worked to Sway the GOP Field” by Michael Scherer, Josh Dawsey, Isaac Arnsdorf, and Marianna Sotomayor (Washington Post) for Raleigh News and Observer National: “Lawmakers, Challengers Plan Fundraising Blitz Ahead of Friday […]

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The Spokane City Council voted Monday to raise the individual donor limit to $1,000 and to clear redundancies in the city’s Fair Elections Code. The council decided, due to advances in Washington’s campaign finance statutes, that the city’s current campaign […]

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September 28, 2022  •  

Wednesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance National: “Republicans Block Probe of Contributions by Chinese Elites to Trump PAC Through Spa Operator” by Sheridan Wall (McClatchy) for MSN National: “Rep. Lauren Boebert’s Campaign May Be Violating Election Law in Trying to Sell Her Book” by […]

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September 27, 2022  •  

Tuesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Colorado: “Colorado Adopts New Contribution Limits for School Board Campaigns” by Hannah Metzger for Colorado Politics Elections National: “Top State Judges Make a Rare Plea in a Momentous Supreme Court Election Case” by Adam Liptak (New York Times) […]

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September 26, 2022  •  

Monday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance Hawaii: “Hawaii Commission Fines Kai Kahele’s Campaign for Illegal Solicitations” by Blaze Lovell for Honolulu Civil Beat Elections National: “Inside the Civil Rights Campaign to Get Big Tech to Fight the ‘Big Lie’” by Naomi Nix (Washington Post) […]

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September 23, 2022  •  

Colorado Amends Campaign Finance Rules

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The Colorado Department of State approved permanent revisions to Campaign and Political Finance Rule 1505-6. The rule amendments include setting contribution limits to candidates for school district director from persons other than small donor committees for any regular biennial or […]

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September 23, 2022  •  

News You Can Use Digest – September 23, 2022

National/Federal A Landmark Supreme Court Fight Over Social Media Now Looks Likely MSN – Robert Barnes and Ann Marimow (Washington Post) | Published: 9/19/2022 Conflicting lower court rulings about removing controversial material from social media platforms point toward a landmark U.S. […]

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September 22, 2022  •  

Wisconsin Governor Calls Special Session

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Gov. Tony Evers signed Executive Order 175 calling for a special session of the Wisconsin Legislature to begin Tuesday, October 4 to consider and act upon two proposals allowing voters to introduce ballot initiatives and amending the constitution to create […]

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September 22, 2022  •  

Thursday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance National: “TikTok to Ban Campaign Fundraising, Require Verification for Political Accounts” by Gina Martinez (CBS News) for MSN Elections Oregon: “Oregon’s Nonaffiliated Candidates Face Long Odds Making It onto the Ballot” by Julia Shumway for Oregon Capital Chronicle […]

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September 21, 2022  •  

Wednesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance National: “Old Money: How retirees are funding and fueling political candidates unlike ever before” by Madison Hall (Business Insider) for Yahoo News Elections National: “The House’s Long-Awaited Electoral Reform Bill Is Ready. Can It Pass?” by Marianna Sotomayor […]

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Question:  I am the Senior Officer in Quebec for my company.  I have been receiving emails concerning a new website.  What do I need to know? Answer:  Lobbying to design and administer a new platform to replace the current Registry […]

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Although the next provincial election in Nova Scotia isn’t scheduled until 2025, Elections Nova Scotia (ENS) has published its strategic blueprint in preparation for that election and beyond. ENS’s new four-year strategic plan, which will last until 2026, focuses on […]

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September 20, 2022  •  

Tuesday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Campaign Finance National: “DeSantis Draft Effort Pushes Ahead After Campaign Finance Watchdog Deadlocks” by Zach Montellaro (Politico) for MSN Ethics National: “Martha’s Vineyard Flights Leave Migrant Advocates Scrambling” by Molly Hennessy-Fiske and Maria Sacchetti (Washington Post) for MSN California: “Former […]

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September 19, 2022  •  

Monday’s LobbyComply News Roundup

Elections Georgia: “Georgia 2020 Election Inquiry May Lead to Prison Sentences, Prosecutor Says” by Matthew Brown and Tom Hamburger (Washington Post) for MSN New Hampshire: “New Hampshire GOP Senate Nominee Abruptly Backs Off False 2020 Election Claims” by Gregory Krieg […]

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