Connecticut House of Representatives Overturns Veto, Preserves Citizens' Election Program
Submitted by Monica Rober on Fri, 08/13/2010 - 1:18pm.
The Connecticut Mirror reports that the Connecticut House of Representatives has voted to override Gov. Rell's (R) veto of legislation that would preserve the Citizens' Election Program for the 2010 election cycle.
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Say No to Special Interests
Submitted by Monica Rober on Wed, 08/11/2010 - 11:00am.
Former members of Congress Michael Barnes and Connie Morello have an op-ed today in the Baltimore Sun urging Congress to say no to special interests and pass the Fair Elections Now Act (S. 752, H.R. 1826).
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Clips Round-Up 8/6/10
Submitted by K Paik on Fri, 08/06/2010 - 9:39am.
This is the Clips Round-Up for Friday, August 6th, 2010.

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New report: Chemical Insecurity
Submitted by Adam Smith on Thu, 08/05/2010 - 1:04pm.
Our friends at USPIRG have a new report out today, “Chemical Insecurity,” that highlights the 14 chemical companies that endanger the most Americans in the event of a chemical release and the millions of dollars they’ve spent on lobbying and campaign contributions to keep regulation at bay.
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Clips Round-Up 8/5
Submitted by Brian Allison on Thu, 08/05/2010 - 10:34am.
This is the Clips Round-Up for Thursday, August 5th, 2010.
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Government Should Belong to the People
Submitted by Monica Rober on Tue, 08/03/2010 - 9:16am.
Mike Deans of Common Cause Minnesota assails the current campaign finance system in which millions of dollars are flowing into candidate's campaign coffers, much of it from corporate or special interests. He argues that it's time for the Fair Elections Now Act.
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