Rachael Marcus is a reporter with the Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit, non-partisan independent investigative news outlet, which contributes campaign finance coverage to Marketplace. For more of their reporting on money and politics go to publicintegrity.org.
Posted In: 2012 election, super PAC, super PACs, Citizens United, campaign contributions
Outside spending enabled by the Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United has accounted for $119 million in spending on the presidential race.
Posted In: 2012 election, super PACs, montana
Ads remind voters of Rehberg's legal attacks on city, fire department
Posted In: 2012 election, super PACs, california, Sierra Club, enviroment, big oil
Dan Lungren, Ami Bera battle in targeted race that pits energy against the environment
Posted In: 2012 election, debate, presidential candidates, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, super PACs
Obama smirks, Romney leaves heart in Cayman Islands
Posted In: 2012 election, super PAC, Nebraska
Democratic super PAC pumping money into a race that looks increasingly like a GOP pickup
Posted In: 2012 election, super PACs, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Israel, Iran, United Nations, Libya
American Crossroads makes political hay out of attacks in Libya
Posted In: 2012 election, Medicare, hospital, super PACs
American Hospital Association's PAC spends almost $1 million on ads
Posted In: 2012 election, Barack Obama, Dr. Seuss, super PAC, Mitt Romney
Americans for Job Security's new ad attacks Obama on economic issues
Posted In: 2012 election, arizona, veterans, super PAC
VoteVets Action Fund and Majority PAC say Rep. Jeff Flake has failed America's soldiers
Posted In: 2012 election, Barack Obama, Americans for Prosperity, Koch, super PAC
Koch-backed nonprofit hits Obama on 'failing agenda'