U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) speaks as Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) listen on Sept. 13, 2017 in Washington, D.C.Alex Wong/Getty Images

Where the 2020 Candidates Stand on Campaign Finance

Sludge is tracking the 2020 presidential candidates’ money-in-politics promises.

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Trump Admin Finalizes Rule That Could Protect Foreign Dark Money in Elections

The rule, which takes effect today, allows dark money nonprofits to cease reporting information to the IRS that the government would need to enforce campaign finance laws.

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Arati Kreibich vs. the Human Fundraising Machine

A progressive challenge for Trump’s favorite New Jersey Democrat

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Three More States Expand Vote-By-Mail, Leaving Five Holdouts

With preparation time running short, Connecticut, Kentucky, and South Carolina recently expanded access to absentee ballot requests, as court challenges play out in Missouri, Tennessee, and Texas around vote-by-mail during the pandemic.