A session on the Senate floor at the Virginia State Capitol in February 2019.Drew Angerer / Getty Images

Virginia Senate Blocks Ban on Personal Use of Campaign Funds

While lawmakers killed a bill to rein in their often-lavish personal spending of campaign money, the state approved a study this year of comprehensive reform measures.

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Here’s Who’s Funding the PAC Attacking Nina Turner

Democratic Majority for Israel has spent hundreds of thousands on anti-Turner attack ads and misleading mailers to influence the Ohio special election primary.

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The DCCC’s Top Bundler Is an Oil Lobbyist

An American Petroleum Institute lobbyist has given the Democratic Party group nearly $1 million.

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Major Companies Get ‘Fs’ on Voting Rights in New Scorecard

AT&T, Coca-Cola, and FedEx are among the companies that got a failing grade on defending voting rights.