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April 30, 2014  •  

Wednesday Government Relations News



Lobbying World” in The Hill.

MasterCard lobbying on digital currency bitcoin” by Julian Hattem in The Hill.

Campaign Finance

Live coverage: “Dollars and Sense: How Undisclosed Money and Post-McCutcheon Campaign Finance Will Affect 2014 and Beyond” on the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration web page.

Senate to vote on campaign finance” by Burgess Everett in Politico.

Can Congress Fix the McCutcheon Ruling?” by Eliza Newlin Carney in Roll Call.

Dark Money Spending Three Times More Than at Same Time in 2012 Cycle, CRP Testifies” on the OpenSecrets blog.

OSC Hits Feds on Both Sides of the Aisle With Hatch Act Violations” by Charles S. Clark in Government Executive.

Maine: “Group in favor of unlimited campaign donations warns Maine” by Steve Mistler in the Portland Press Herald.

North Carolina: “90 percent of all ads run in NC-Senate race have been funded by outside groups. 90 percent!” by Matea Gold in The Washington Post.

Government Tech and Social Media

Survey Suggests Young People Unengaged With Politics and Voting, Engaged with Social Media” by Miranda Neubauer in TechPresident.


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