Political donations dropped off as coronavirus pandemic peaked

(Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Political fundraising took an intense dip as the coronavirus pandemic ravaged the nation in mid-March and early

The Media’s Most Important Job in 2020: Countering Postelection Chaos

Reading Time: 7 minutes Almost all signs point to a significant delay in reporting the final results of the 2020

Party-tied super PACs amassing unprecedented sums for congressional elections

(L-R) U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and

Veterans super PAC spending big to intervene in GOP primaries

Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wisc. a recent retiree from Congress. The race to replace him is a major focus of the

‘Dark money’ groups steering millions to super PACs in 2020 elections

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images) More than $65 million from groups

‘Dark money’ groups target key senators during impeachment

Republicans for the Rule of Law via YouTube Influential “dark money” groups are hitting senators in their home states with

‘Dark money’ in politics skyrocketed in the wake of Citizens United

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Wall Street donor influence shows unprecedented growth 10 years after Citizens United

(JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty Images) This story is part of a series related to the 10-year anniversary of Citizens United

Candidates and outside groups often coordinate, most recently in Michigan

Republican Michigan Senate candidate John James speaks at a Donald Trump rally in December 2019. (Photo by JEFF KOWALSKY /

Impeachment, Trump and the 2020 Election Race – World Reaction

Reading Time: 4 minutes As the historic impeachment of President Donald Trump and the approaching 2020 election convulsed the US

Trump, Impeachment and the 2020 Election — What the World Thinks

Reading Time: 3 minutes As the House of Representatives moved closer to impeaching President Donald Trump this week and the