Tuesday Campaign Finance and Ethics News Update

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Political money back on court’s agenda” by Albert R. Hunt in the Cincinnati Enquirer.

Maryland: “Campaign finance: Behind scenes of elections” by Jennifer Shutt in the Daily Times.

Tennessee: “Registry will review campaign finance complaints against Gov. Haslam, Sen. Campfield” by The Associated Press in the Daily Journal.

Ethics

Judge Rules Public Interest Outweighs Former Sen. John Ensign’s Privacy Interest” by Kent Cooper in Roll Call.

Bachmann’s Former Aide Sentenced to Community Service” by Jason Dick in Roll Call.

Florida: “Former mayors charged in Miami-Dade bribery scandal seek to delay indictments” by Jay Weaver in the Miami Herald.

Hawaii: “Hawaii governor appoints 2 to ethics commission” by The Associated Press in The State.

North Carolina: “Ethics Commission fines 2, gives 24 political appointees a pass” by John Frank in the News & Observer.

Ohio: “Ohio lawmakers ask watchdog to probe JobsOhio” by The Associated Press in the Cincinnati Enquirer.

Virginia: “Web site backing McDonnell seeks funds for his legal costs” by Laura Vozzella in The Washington Post.

Political Advertising

Keeping ‘tabs’ on campaign emails” by Hadas Gold in Politico.

From the States

Snowden elected to NCSL executive committee” by The Associated Press in the Sun Herald.

North Carolina: “McCrory signs regulatory overhaul plan, 32 more bills” by Rob Christensen and David Bracken in the Charlotte Observer.

Oregon: “Special session still is uncertain” by Anna Staver in the Statesman Journal.

Redistricting

Kentucky: “Redistricting bill signed, judges to review” in the Morehead News.

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