Thursday News Roundup - State and Federal Communications

July 23, 2015  •  

Thursday News Roundup

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Top Navy Nominee Cleared of Improper Lobbying” by Jeremy Herb, Philip Ewing, and Austin Wright for Politico

‘Influencers’ Poll Gives Grades to Lobby Groups” by Megan Wilson for The Hill

Campaign Finance

Rick Perry Finance Chairman Does Super PAC Two-Step” by Carrie Levine for Center for Public Integrity

Washington”Seattle’s Richest, Whitest Areas Dominate Campaign Giving, Say Reform” by Daniel Beekman for Seattle Times


Massachusetts: “Lobbying Picks Up on Proposed Public Records Law” by Todd Wallack for Boston Globe

New York: “Dean Skelos and His Son Face New Bribery Charges” by Susanne Craig for New York Times

New York: “New York Ethics Panel Chief Taking State Tax Job” by Casey Seiler for Albany Times Union

South Carolina: “Key FBI Informant, 3 Others Sentenced in Pinson Case” by John Monk for The State

Wisconsin: “Jobs Agency Gov. Scott Walker Led Dogged by Allegations of Shoddy Lending, Political Influence” by Jeff Horwitz (Associated Press) for Minneapolis Star Tribune

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