“Hobbled IRS can’t stem ‘dark money’ flow; Mystery political spending to continue unabated through midterm elections”

Six month CPI investigation: The tea party scandal, combined with Congress systematically stripping the IRS of resources and clout over decades, has led to an exempt organizations division that has all but quit regulating politically active nonprofits in any consistent, … Continue reading

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“Rep Jim Jordan wants information on computer crash of federal lawyer who campaigned for Obama at work”

Cleveland Plain Dealer: “Theorizing that the Federal Election Commission may have destroyed evidence that could be used against a former FEC attorney who admitted campaigning for President Obama’s re-election while on the job, Rep. Jim Jordan wants the agency to … Continue reading

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FEC Deadlocks on Cases Involving Americans for Job Security, American Action Network

Bloomberg BNA Money and Politics Report breaking news: “The Federal Election Commission, in apparent deadlocked votes, has dismissed enforcement cases against two major conservative nonprofit groups that spent millions of dollars on political ads in the 2010 and 2012 elections. … Continue reading

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Now Shipping: Hasen, Legislation, Statutory Interpretation, and Election Law: Examples and Explanations

[UPDATE: You can now order the book at Amazon, or electronically as a Kindle Book, or directly from the publisher.] I am happy to announce that you can now buy my new book, Legislation, Statutory Interpretation and Election Law: Examples … Continue reading

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