Articles By Josefa Velasquez
Their campaigns say that donations and campaigning for Democratic candidates have increased since the late September cutoff.
Where's the $100 million former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg promised?
In the first five days of October, contributions to the campaigns opposing and supporting Prop 10 reached nearly $13.8 million, putting it on track to surpass the $23.7 million contributed in August.
Social media giant Facebook increased its state-level lobbying expenditures by 31 percent following the 2016 election.
Since sexual assault allegations surfaced against Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, Facebook ads opposing Kavanaugh’s vastly outnumbered ads in favor of his nomination.
The unions received as much as $1.5 billion in work on the $4 billion bridge
On Sept. 7, a digital ad campaign against progressive New York attorney general candidate Zephyr Teachout began, funded with a six-figure donation from a prominent real estate figure who’s backing her opponent Sean Patrick Maloney.
An advisory opinion allowing Microsoft to give campaigns free software could set a precedent allowing companies to give in-kind donations, despite the ban on corporate political contributions.
In a first in New York, the national progressive group endorsed in state legislative races, backing four challengers to members of the now-defunct IDC.