Thursday News Roundup - State and Federal Communications

October 8, 2015  •  

Thursday News Roundup

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Big Pharma Braces for 2016 Assault” by Peter Sullivan for The Hill

Campaign Finance

Is Pro-Bush Super PAC Obscuring Spending?” by Carrie Levine for Center for Public Integrity

Cruise Control: D.C. lobbyists pay up for a weekend with Patrick Leahy” by Paul Heintz for Seven Days

California: “More Transparency Coming for Referendums” by David Garrick for San Diego Union-Tribune

California: “San Jose Council Makes Sweeping Changes to Election Law” by Ramona Giwargis for San Jose Mercury News


Alabama: “Ethics Commission: Lawmakers can’t lobby for employers” by Brian Lyman for Montgomery Advertiser

California: “OC Supervisors Bring Ethics Commission a Step Closer to Reality” by Nick Gerda for Voice of OC

Wisconsin: “GOP Bills Would Hike Contribution Limits, Split GAB into Two Agencies” by Patrick Marley for Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Gallup Gives Up the Horse Race” by Steven Shepard for Politico

Legislative Issues

Minnesota: “Questions Raised about Lack of Public Access to Capitol” by John Croman for KARE

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