Heading For the Exits at the RNC

By: Tuesday April 6, 2010 12:14 pm

Late yesterday, Michael Steele’s chief of staff resigned from the Republican National Committee. Strategist Cut Anderson left as well. Now Brian Beutler reports that more staffers are looking to walk away from the RNC: “People are sending out resumes,” the consultant says. “[T]his is another shoe that has dropped.” This is happening at all levels [...]

First Repercussions Of Citizens United Case Strike

By: Saturday March 27, 2010 8:55 am

In a ruling that portends the unwinding of multiple campaign finance laws, a DC appeals court using the Citizens United ruling opened up certain independent expenditure committees to unlimited spending: On the one hand there are federal political action committees (PACs) — folks getting together to raise money for and contribute money directly to political [...]