August 21, 2014 •
Thursday News Roundup
Alabama: “Campaign booster for Alabama Gov. Bentley was lobbyist for Corizon, prison health care contractor targeted in lawsuit” by Casey Toner in The Birmingham News.
Canada: “Joe Clark’s new job: Lobbying the federal government” by Glen McGregor in the National Post.
Florida: “David Rivera named co-conspirator as friend pleads guilty in campaign-finance case” by Marc Caputo, Jay Weaver and Patricia Mazzei in the Miami Herald.
Montana: “Out-of-state donors fund Daines’ Senate campaign” by The Associated Press in the Independent Record.
Vermont: “Vermont Public Money Gives Progressive Fundraising Edge” by Dave Gram (Associated Press) in Valley News.
New York: “N.Y. poll: Government corruption a problem” by Jonathan Topaz in Politico.
Rhode Island: “Ethics Commission to probe lawmaker’s beach bid” by The Associated Press in The Washington Times.
“Top 5 Races to Watch in the Mid-Atlantic” by Nathan L. Gonzales in Roll Call.
Government Tech and Social Media
“Los Angeles Undertakes Massive Website Relaunch with Drupal” by Jason Shueh in Government Tech.
Florida: “Florida’s New Redistricting Plan: Round Two” by Linda Killian in The Wall Street Journal.
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