Thursday News Roundup - State and Federal Communications

April 9, 2015  •  

Thursday News Roundup

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K St. Firms on Edge about Hacking Threat” by Elise Viebeck for The Hill

Lobbyist Spending Is Concentrated at the Top” by Ian Lind for Honolulu Civil Beat

CSKT Accused of Unethical Lobbying” by Tristan Scott for Flathead Beacon

Governor Signs Measure on Lobbyist Records” by Dan Boyd for Albuquerque Journal

Campaign Finance

California Teachers Unions Face New Legal Challenge over Dues” by Emma Brown for Washington Post

Legislative Committees Approve Bills to Close Campaign Finance Loopholes” by Katherine Gregg for Providence Journal


Raucous Akron City Council Meeting Rallies behind Councilman Bob Hoch” by John Harper (Northeast Ohio Media Group) for Cleveland Plain Dealer

Kate Brown’s Ethics Reforms Begin March through Oregon Legislature” by Dennis Theriault for Portland Oregonian

Activists Push to Restore Oversight of Legislators” by Jennifer Bogdon for Providence Journal


Chicago Waiting to See if Runoff Truly Has Humbled Rahm Emanuel” by Monica Davey for New York Times

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