“Prominent Democratic law firm pays questionable ‘bonuses’ to partners for campaign contributions”

Boston Globe/Center for Responsive Politics:   From 2010 through 2014, Strouss and Bradley, along with founding partner Michael Thornton and his wife, donated nearly $1.6 million to Democratic Party fund-raising committees and a parade of politicians — from Senate minority … Continue reading

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“FSFP Releases Two New Research Reports on Super PACs and Foreign Money in U.S. Corporations”

FSSP: I. Quantifying Foreign Institutional Block Ownership at Publicly Traded 
U.S. Corporations By: John C. Coates IV,  Ronald A. Fein, Kevin Crenny, and L. Vivian Dong Since the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United decision invalidated restrictions on corporate political spending, considerable … Continue reading

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“Experts: Actions of Democratic operatives in latest undercover James O’Keefe video are likely not a violation of the law”

Business Insider: Conservative activist James O’Keefe released another undercover sting video on Monday that he claimed proved Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton illegally coordinated with an outside organization. But what O’Keefe considered illegal activity is most likely not, election law experts … Continue reading

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“Hyperpartisan Facebook Pages Are Publishing False And Misleading Information At An Alarming Rate”

BuzzFeed: Hyperpartisan political Facebook pages and websites are consistently feeding their millions of followers false or misleading information, according to an analysis by BuzzFeed News. The review of more than 1,000 posts from six large hyperpartisan Facebook pages selected from … Continue reading

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