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

June 2, 2015  •  

Tuesday Lobbying and Campaign Finance News Update

K StreetLobbying

Bottom Line” in The Hill.

Feds have few tools to track foreign lobbying” by Julian Hattem in The Hill.

Squire Patton Boggs turns 1” by Megan R. Wilson in The Hill.

Hastert’s Lobbying Firm Rocked by His Indictment” by Kate Ackley in Roll Call.

Kansas: “Kansas Lawmakers Approve Changes In Election, Lobbying Laws” by The Associated Press on KMUW Witchita Public Radio.

Campaign Finance

Poll Shows Americans Favor Overhaul of Campaign Financing” by Nicholas Confessore and Megan Thee-Brenan in The New York Times.

Why States’ Campaign Donation Limits Could Be in Jeopardy” by Alan Greenblatt in Governing.


Hastert to appear before judge who donated to campaign” by Michael Tarm and Sara Burnett (Associated Press) in the San Francisco Chronicle.

Dennis Hastert’s abrupt fall from college prestige” by Tarini Parti in Politico.

Pennsylvania: “2 Philadelphia Democrats Plead Guilty in Sting Case” by Angela Couloumbis and Craig R. McCoy in Governing.


Texas: “U.S. Supreme Court Takes On Texas Redistricting Case” by Patrick Svitek in Governing.

Government Tech

Should Governments Trademark Twitter Hashtags?” by Brian Heaton in GovTech.

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