September 10, 2013 •
Tuesday Lobbying and Campaign Finance News Update
“Lobbyist league says mission will remain the same” by Byron Tau in Politico.
California: “FPPC fines Kinney, Areias and Hickox for covert lobbying” by Laurel Rosenhall in the Sacramento Bee.
Massachusetts: “Top ten lobby shops each netted more than $600K in first half of 2013” by Andy Metzger in the Patriot Ledger.
West Virginia: “State: Mingo County PAC didn’t violate law” by The Associated Press in the Charleston Gazette.
Arkansas: “Arkansas Ethics Commission says in letter it’s investigating lt. gov. over campaign reports” by Andrew DeMillo (Associated Press) in The Republic.
Minnesota: “Minn. campaign regulators elect new chairwoman” by The Associated Press in WQOW News.
New York: “NY effort to reveal pols’ law clients has backing” by The Associated Press in The Wall Street Journal.
Pennslvania: “State House panel considers strengthening the state ethics law” by Jan Murphy in the Patriot-News.
Pennsylvania: “State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe calls for investigation into whether Attorney General Kathleen Kane violated the state ethics law” by Jan Murphy in the Patriot-News.
Hawaii: “Hawaiian governor calls for special session to legalize gay marriage” by Tim Gaynor in Reuters.
Minnesota: “Minnesota legislators OK disaster relief; tax talks delayed” by Jim Ragsdale and Rachel E. Stassen-Berger in the Star Tribune.
Oregon: “Education groups to Kitzhaber: Special session would help stabilize Oregon school funding” by Hannah Hoffman in the Statesman Journal.
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