San Antonio Current: Gina Ortiz Jones Calls Out Will Hurd for Attack Ads that ‘Distort the Conversation’

October 12, 2018

By: Sanford Nowlin During a Friday panel discussion on money in politics, Democratic congressional candidate Gina Ortiz Jones called out her opponent, U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, as a poster child for corporate influence. Jones has faced an avalanche of television attack ads, many funded by outside groups supporting the Republican incumbent she faces. Both seek to […]

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WCVE News (NPR Affiliate): PAC Accuses Brat of Campaign Finance Violations

October 11, 2018

By: Ben Paviour A left-leaning political group filed a Congressional ethics complaint on Wednesday (10/10/18) against Republican Dave Brat. End Citizens United accuses Brat of violating campaign finance and ethics laws by using his campaign website to sell his book, American Underdog. They also say he should have listed the book on his financial disclosure forms. […]

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Daily Kos: VIDEO: 100+ House Challenger Candidates Put Congress on Notice

October 11, 2018

By: Tiffany Muller If there’s anything that unites all Americans right now it’s a belief that our government is broken and big money special interests are to blame. Voters intuitively understand that all of the money spent in politics affects every decision made in Washington, and more often than not, the wealthiest and most powerful end […]

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