The New York Democrat admitted "it’s not a fun or politically popular position to take."
Nonprofits and industry groups with undisclosed funding poured $150 million into the 2018 elections.
But money continues to pour in to support the Maine senator's 2020 opponent.
A court order invalidating a rule that kept some election spending secret is going into effect.
Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum has won key endorsements in the Florida governor’s race, despite a record that often turns liberals off.
The Treasury will no longer require certain tax-exempt organizations, including the NRA, to identify their financial donors to U.S. tax authorities.
When we asked former head of the IRS exempt organizations division Marc Owens last year about Carolina Rising and private
In the seven races in which One Nation was active early in the cycle, four of the candidates it supported won. And even where
The National Rifle Association took a historic gamble in 2016, and it paid off in a huge way.
On the whole, conservative groups -- which have dominated outside spending in past elections by a large margin -- only made
Trump's ultimate strength may be rooted in the fact that he was far less reliant on large donors -- those giving more than
But the group has a history of fronting for big corporations.
Here's the thing about dark money groups: Whatever their activity in real time, they always have an eye on how they'll be describing it to the feds a year hence.
One Nation, a group run by a former top aide to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, spent more than $23 million running ads in competitive Senate contests through Aug. 18 of this election cycle -- more than any other candidate, super PAC or other entity active in Senate races around the nation.
This is what a post-Citizens United world looks like.