California candidates compete in two Super Tuesday elections for the same seat

Former Trump aide and convicted felon George Papadopoulos is one of 13 candidates running in a California special election to

The 2020 Democratic primary is already the most expensive ever

(Ethan Miller/Getty Images) With only a sprinkling of delegates pledged to presidential contenders, the 2020 Democratic primary is already the

South Carolina donors give the greatest amount to Biden as Sanders cuts into the lead

(Sean Rayford/Getty Images) Former Vice President Joe Biden is placing his bets on a state that is his stronghold, South

Who is funding the anti-Bernie Sanders super PAC?

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at a rally in Las Vegas (Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) Several outside

‘Dark money’ trail leads to GOP meddling in North Carolina Democratic primary

Senator Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) (Erin Schaff-Pool/Getty Images) Senate Republicans bankrolled a super PAC that spent millions attempting to take down

Intra-GOP battle for Texas 12th congressional primary wages on

Rep. Kay Granger (R-Texas) (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Texas’ 12th Congressional District is facing its most contentious primary in over

Past spending comes back to 2020 Democrats in the form of endorsements

Michael Bloomberg with District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser, co-chair his national campaign. In 2018, D.C. was chosen as one

Super PACs backing Warren and Klobuchar won’t disclose donors until long after Nevada

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), and Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) (Sean Rayford/Getty Images) Ahead of the critical Nevada caucuses Saturday, Sens.

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

Why corporate PACs have an advantage

(Xinhua/Liu Jie via Getty Images) To increase their Washington clout, powerful corporations and trade associations often use affiliated PACs to

Biden dominates with Nevada donors ahead of caucus

(John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images) Democratic presidential candidates who received the greatest amount of  donations from Iowa and

Democrats prepare to spend big to take control of 2021 redistricting

A protest against gerrymandering in Washington, D.C. (Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post via Getty Images) Democrats and Republicans are raising

Who will pick up Andrew Yang’s donors?

(Scott Eisen/Getty Images) Tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang suspended his presidential campaign this week after poor results in Iowa and New

Sinking in the polls, Joe Biden also has a donor problem

Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event in Manchester, New Hampshire. (Scott Eisen/Getty Images) Former Vice President Joe Biden is

Buttigieg rises in New Hampshire polls amid support from hybrid PAC

Presidential contender Pete Buttigieg (Joshua Lott/Getty Images) In the increasingly competitive Democratic primaries, Pete Buttigieg is being accused by his

‘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

Mass spending in New Hampshire follows mass confusion in Iowa

Former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg listens as Sen. Bernie Sanders makes a point during the January Democratic presidential

2020 Senate elections take focus following Trump acquittal

Senators Doug Jones, D-Ala., and Tina Smith, D-Minn., both face reelection in November. (Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images)

Republican Party raking in millions from Trump-tied foreign agent and lobbyist fundraisers

US President Donald Trump and RNC Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images) The Republican National Committee and its joint

Every House district in Iowa will see competitive contests in 2020

Rep. Abby Finkenauer of Iowa (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call) A multi-million dollar affair is brewing in Iowa as three of

How to understand the state of the union from money-in-politics perspective

(Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images) In the final State of the Union address of his first term, President Donald Trump

2020 Democrats running low on cash as Trump builds up war chest

(Photo by Al Pereira/WireImage) President Donald Trump has more campaign cash on hand than the entire Democratic field combined, building