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APOC weighs in on campaign finance question

...JUNEAU - An opinion from the board that administers campaign finance laws in Alaska opens the door for a new independent group...cast doubt on the constitutionality of many state campaign finance laws."Under these circumstances, APOC has the discretion...
Outside editorial: Self-interest trumps democracy

...Why the opposition? It's because GOP candidates are benefiting disproportionately from the current mess of campaign finance laws in the post-Citizens United era. Independent spending has already doubled from two years ago, and the majority...
Montana - big sky, clean politics

...challenging all of our core campaign finance and disclosure rules. It is seeking to systematically dismantle our campaign finance laws and turn back the clock to the days when corporate interests controlled our government and our courts.The Montana...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Campaign finance laws face repeal effort By MARK SABBATINI...struck down parts of the laws. Campaign finance laws face repeal effort 042199 Local...of the laws. Home>Archives> Campaign finance laws face repeal effort 31° AP...
Campaign finance reform intitiative falls short

JUNEAU - Backers of an initiative to reform state campaign finance laws did not get enough signatures to get the measure on this year's...candidates and $4,000 to parties, and made other changes to campaign finance laws.
Campaign law violations past APOC's scope

...numerous instances of violations of the state's campaign finance laws that will not be prosecuted. Sound off on the important...efforts at about that time to weaken oversight of campaign finance laws. "I know there were efforts around then to gut...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and defending the state's campaign finance laws say a recent U.S. Supreme...and defending the state's campaign finance laws say a recent U.S. Supreme...and defending the state's campaign finance laws say a recent U.S. Supreme...
Campaign finance initiative challenged

A ballot initiative proposing to tighten campaign finance laws and regulation of lobbyists has been challenged in an Anchorage court by the Alaska Libertarian Party and an Anchorage attorney...
Critics: APOC too slow on election investigations

...governor, Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer, violated state campaign finance laws when she took a three-hour fund-raising cruise...handles public filings from candidates and enforces campaign finance laws. Some commissioners grudgingly agree the slow pace...
Supreme Court ruling may weaken effort to challenge Alaska law

ANCHORAGE - Alaska officials in charge of enforcing and defending the state's campaign finance laws say a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision is a strong acknowledgment that current contribution limits are sound. ``A lot of...


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