Tuesday Lobbying and Campaign Finance News Update - State and Federal Communications

November 19, 2013  •  

Tuesday Lobbying and Campaign Finance News Update

K StreetLobbying

K Street group strikes ‘lobbyist’ from name” by Megan R. Wilson in The Hill.

Lobbyists’ lobby approves a new name — one that doesn’t mention lobbying” by Holly Yeager in The Washington Post.

Bottom Line” in The Hill.

Campaign Finance

New FEC Guide for Political Party Committees Released” by Kent Cooper in Roll Call.

Leadership PACs Take in $18 Million, Contribute $11.7 Million in 2013” by Kent Cooper in Roll Call.

California: “Lawmakers’ higher office fundraising, spending draws scrutiny” by Christopher Cadelago in the Sacramento Bee.

California: “Campaign funds arrive from all corners” by Lee Ann O’Neal in the San Diego Union-Tribune.

Michigan: “Sen. Arlan Meekhof talks campaign finance at chamber breakfast” by Andrea Goodell in the Holland Sentinel.

Minnesota: “Campaign finance database errors prompt legislative hearing” by Rachel E. Stassen-Berger in the Star-Tribune.

Nevada: “Judge imposes $110,000 fine over PAC’s pro-Sandoval ads” by Cy Ryan in The Las Vegas Sun.

Ohio: “Columbus voters likely to see campaign-finance issue on ballot” by Lucas Sullivan in the Columbus Dispatch.


Colorado: “Ethics commission proceeds with complaint against Gov. Hickenlooper” by Lynn Bartels in The Denver Post.


Judge: Alaska redistricting plan passes muster” by The Associated Press in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.

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