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Alaskans spend on Republicans, not Democrats

...6 percent, according to the study by the Center for Responsive Politics. The Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit...planning a run against her. On the Net: The Center for Responsive Politics, .
Outside editorial: Big Oil's politics rule Senate on energy

...year in recorded history, capping the hottest decade on record. According to the nonprofit watchdog group Center for Responsive Politics, the oil industry contributed more than $35 million to federal political candidates and parties in the 2008...
Gov. Murkowski still has large Senate war chest

...allowed to keep the remaining $230,000 indefinitely, Steven Weiss, spokesman at the Washington-based Center for Responsive Politics, told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. The center tracks campaign laws and contributions. The governor...
Senate hopeful returns $14,000 in contributions

...executives at that fundraiser, including Chairman Bill Allen and President Pete Leathard, according to The Center for Responsive Politics. Bundy said the remaining $2,000 came in July from Vice President Tom Corkran. Bundy said that while...
Young's campaign amasses $2 million

...outside their home state, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Alaska's small population means there...interests than any other group, according to the Center for Responsive Politics database. Lawyers and lobbyists also are...
Sen. Ted Stevens gives up contributions after Washington lobbyist pleads guilty

...Murkowski's campaign, according to the Center for Responsive Politics and campaign finance reports. The Stevens...17,000, about $6,000 more than the Center for Responsive Politics' total. Abramoff admitted in court Tuesday...
Knowles was tops in Senate fund-raising

...of Murkowski's haul, according to an analysis by the Center for Responsive Politics, a Washington, D.C.-based nonpartisan organization...rural states, said Steve Weiss, a spokesman for the Center for Responsive Politics.
Politics in America: Only the rich need apply meant that politics was largely the preserve of the rich. I was reminded of this phrase when a recent Center for Responsive Politics study of 2009 data found that 261 of the 535 members of Congress were millionaires (this probably understates...
Let's scrap the income tax and the IRS

...both parties.Seeking favors is big business in Washington and the tax code is the biggest facilitator. The Center for Responsive Politics reported that the total lobbying expenditures in the Nation's Capital in 2012 was $3.3 billion and the...
Some politicians wash their hands of VECO money

...Federal Election Commission and the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics. Donation totals: Here is a look at campaign...Larry Craig, R-Idaho: $200 Source: Center for Responsive Politics. At least some of that money came from the...


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