Super PACs

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi with female House Democrats (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Pelosi Stays On As Leader, Continuing To Defy The GOP War On Women

She will remain the one woman in a leadership position in the room when important issues effecting women are negotiated over the next year and a strong reminder that Democrats stand with women and promote them to positions of power.


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Opinion: Churches Shouldn’t Be The Next Super PACs

It is time to end the tax exempt status of religious organizations that advocated for a partisan candidate.



Outside Money Buys Elections? In Illinois, Not So Much

An Associated Press analysis of federal data shows four dozen such independent committees spent $45 million in Illinois congressional contests.


Republican presidential candidates participate in a debate sponsored by CNN, the Republican Party of Florida and the Hispanic Leadership Network at the University North Florida on January 26, 2012 in Jacksonville, Fla. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Major GOP ‘Super PACs’ Raised Millions In 2011

The most significant “super” political committees in this year’s presidential campaign revealed the names of their wealthy donors Tuesday.