GOP strategist Karl Rove is sending big money to Republicans in close Election 2010 races. But two campaign watchdogs are asking the IRS to investigate his tax-exempt 'social welfare' group.
A Senate committee on Tuesday discussed how to limit the US Supreme Court campaign-finance ruling that opened elections to corporate ads. One suggestion: a constitutional amendment.
The Supreme Court campaign finance ruling on Thursday means corporations can spend freely on political ads leading up to elections. The Thursday decision invalidates a part of 2002 McCain-Feingold campaign-finance reform law that sought to limit corporate influence.
The equivalent of six health-care lobbyists for every member of Congress are registered for this year's biggest political battle.
Obama’s fundraising record could signal the end of public funding for major candidates.
The Federal Election Commission has vacancies in four of six seats and it hasn't acted on a new ethics law.