Notorious Corporate Lobbyist Rick Berman Caught On Tape
October 31, 2014
When big business wants to attack their opponents but keep their hands clean, there’s one man they know they can call - Rick Berman or as he’s been nicknamed, “Dr. Evil." For decades Berman has relied on lax disclosure laws to run smear campaigns but keep secret the corporate funders directing these attacks - and their goals.
Citizens United forced to disclose ad funding
October 16, 2014
Citizens United is back to its old tricks, but they weren’t as lucky this time.
Statement on Introduction of Bipartisan Political Intelligence Transparency Act
September 18, 2014
Common Cause Statement on Introduction of Bipartisan Political Intelligence Transparency Act
Top Five Takeaways From the Latest "John Doe" Documents in Walker Probe
August 26, 2014
Newly released documents suggest Gov. Scott Walker was coordinating campaign activity with a purportedly independent group, perhaps violating state law
Republican Group Launders Secret Cash, But Was It Illegal?
August 4, 2014
Citizens United invited corporations, unions and other groups to find ways to circumvent longstanding limits on their political spending; a bombshell report today in Politico exposes just how skillfully they’ve answered the challenge.