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

July 8, 2014  •  

Tuesday Lobbying and Campaign Finance News Update

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Bottom Line” in The Hill.

A driving force for truckers” by Keith Laing in The Hill.

Squire Patton Boggs bolsters presence in Japan” by Megan R. Wilson in The Hill.

Politico Influence: Squire Patton Boggs announces leadership structure” by Byron Tau in Politico.

Export-Import Bank supporters aim for show of strength in Senate” by Kevin Cirilli and Vicki Needham in The Hill.

Florida: “Tallahassee’s next lobbying gold rush: cannabis” in The Miami Herald.

New York: “NYPIRG: Casino lobbying, spending hits $11 million” by James M. Odato in the Times Union.

Pennsylvania: “Ethics Commission fines lobbyists for failure to file expense reports” by Megan Henney in the Tribune-Review.

Campaign Finance

Arizona: “AG Horne sues to block Clean Elections investigation” by Yvonne Wingett Sanchez in The Republic.

Vermont: “Court backs Vt. campaign finance rules” by Terri Hallenbeck in the Burlington Free Press.


Without ethics enforcement, it’s open season in Washington” by Melanie Sloan in The Hill.

Colorado: “Colorado ethics panel signals support for Gessler GOP seminar trip” by Joey Bunch in The Denver Post.

Indiana: “State ethics watchdog plans to leave office” by Tony Cook in The Indianapolis Star.

Missouri: “Can a candidate raffle off a hot tub? Run bingo?” by Jonathan Shorman in the Springfield News-Leader.


The Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game in 3 Minutes (Video)” by JM Rieger in Roll Call.

Government Tech and Social Media

Why Facebook’s ‘Voter Megaphone’ Is the Real Manipulation to Worry About” by Micah L. Sifry in TechPresident.

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