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The state should respond to political speech ruling

...Jan. 21 decision in Citizens United versus Federal Elections Commission, the nation's highest court overruled two...political speech file a disclosure form with the Federal Elections Commission listing the group's actual expenditure...
My Turn: If pot law passes, Alaskans will be in control

...advertising by claiming, repeatedly, that the 2009 U.S. Supreme Court decision in "Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission" means reasonable restrictions on advertising won't stand up to a legal challenge by marijuana retailers...
Zip your lip, or pay through the nose

...illegal. Anchorage resident Jean Peal, 77, with help from the Democratic Party, filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Commission claiming that an independent editorial page within the Anchorage Daily News is acting as advertising for Sen...
Alaska deserves full disclosure from corporations

...Rep. Scott Kawasaki led the way with this rapid response to the court's decision in Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission. They're also backing a long-term response aimed at overturning the court's decision. That legislation...
Alaska congressman raises $130,000 during quarter

...since the second quarter reporting period. However, those payments were spread out over two quarters. In a Federal Elections Commission filing Monday, Young reported net contributions of nearly $131,000 and expenditures of about $54,000...
High court still our best tool to balance power

...primarily from the left. Monday, the court issued a summary dismissal of a challenge to Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission, which held that corporations have the same political advocacy rights as individuals. The original 2010 decision...
Gov. Murkowski still has large Senate war chest

...election campaign of his daughter, Sen. Lisa Murkowski. Lisa Murkowski filed a statement of candidacy with the Federal Elections Commission last month, and held a fund-raiser Wednesday night. With his leftover Senate account, the governor also...
My Turn: We don't need more big money in Alaska politics

...They also can't coordinate their activities with a candidate's campaign. They are not regulated by the Federal Elections Commission, but have to report to the IRS. Some 527s do use liberal money to support liberal causes. But when Therriault...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...court - will decide the outcome of the twin nominations. The Perot-Hagelin wing filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Commission contending that Buchanan's forces illegally rigged the process and seeking to block Buchanan from getting...
Stevens, worker at odds over fundraising

...McKeever said the FBI has not asked or subpoenaed the campaign for records and has not approached him. The Federal Elections Commission has also not inquired about VECO, he said. Though corporations are prohibited from donating money or services...


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