For Immediate Release
Dave Levinthal, 202-354-0111
No Recession in US Politics: An OpenSecrets.org Live Web Chat
OpenSecrets.org to Conduct Live Web Chat Thursday About Record Political Spending Despite Sour Economy
Taking your questions live
will be Sheila Krumholz, the Center for Responsive Politics'
executive director; Dave Levinthal, the Center's communications
director and Capital
Eye blog editor; and Michael Beckel, the Center's
Among the topics up for
discussion: last year's record-level
federal lobbying expenditures, how the 2010 midterm elections
will be the most
expensive midterms ever and the effects of the recent Citizens
United v. Federal Election Commission decision on U.S.
here at noon (eastern time) Thursday to chat with