As he settles into his new post as chair of the Republican Governors' Association, a look at the fundraising chops of Chris Christie shows the Jerseyite already has substantial national supportContinue reading
- Republican Representative Tom Petri (WI) introduced a bill that purports to encourage more individuals to give small amounts to political campaigns. The Citizens Involvement in Campaigns (CIVIC) Act would restore tax credits and deductions for small donations that ...
Disclaimer: This guest post was written by the Open Knowledge Foundation. The opinions expressed by the guest blogger and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of the Sunlight Foundation or any employee thereof. Sunlight ...Continue reading
Just two days after the filing of Sunlight’s first lawsuit, and after more than five months of agency recalcitrance ...Continue reading
Today, the Sunlight Foundation joined with more than 30 Civil Society organizations from around the world and urged leaders to conduct the Trans-Pacific Partnership and any future trade negotiations in "a manner consistent with the democratic principles and openness and ...Continue reading
- The House quietly passed a campaign finance bill earlier this week. The bill extends the FEC's authority to hand out administrative penalties to campaign committees when they are late filing, or simply fail to file, their campaign ...
The embattled Stockman campaign has struggled to point to a permissible source for the $15,000 it received from two of the congressman's staffers. Though half of the money was reattributed again in the committee's recent slew of ...Continue reading
Open Data has enormous unfulfilled promise to change how governments work and to empower citizenship. As more governments and issue ...Continue reading
- The deputy CIO at the CFPB sat down with FedScoop to talk about how the innovative agency has leveraged open source technologies to get their job done. (FedScoop)
- President Obama has had a tough time of it lately ...