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: super PAC, hedge funds, 2012 election
Super donor Robert Mercer is bankrolling a new super PAC trying to oust Rep. Tim Bishop, D-N.Y., in his home district
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 elections, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney
Outside spending spree spreads to lower chamber in a big way.
Posted In: 2012 election, unions, super PAC
Public employee union opens attack on GOP Senate candidates
Posted In: DNC, Party Conventions, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, super PAC, 2012 election
Ads by anonymous political groups bash Obama on big night
Majority PAC ad accuses North Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Rick Berg of being on a 'short leash'
Posted In: 2012 election, Republicans, Unemployment, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, super PAC
Stimulus helped, says CBO
Posted In: Democrats, Barack Obama, super PAC, 2012 election
Ad ties candidate to disgraced governor
Posted In: NRA, super PAC, 2012 elections, Barack Obama
The nation's powerful gun lobby has stayed relatively quiet, but is now spending big on ads in Florida, Ohio and Virginia
Posted In: Barack Obama, super PAC, 2012 election
Anti-abortion Susan B. Anthony List releases ad from 'abortion survivor'
Posted In: super PAC, maine, 2012 election
Indpendent favored in Maine Senate race, conservative super PAC tied to RGA helps out Democratic opponent.