Citizens United

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The notorious Charles and David Koch own Koch Industries and are major benefactors for organizations and candidates involved in pushing radical Republican policies. (Image: DonkeyHotey/cc/flickr)
A state ballot measure seeking to end political corruption has won the ire of the billionaire Koch Brothers , who have relied on secret donations to conservative interest groups to influence elections coast to coast. South Dakota's Initiated Measure 22 (pdf), dubbed the Government Accountability and Anti-Corruption Act, seeks to "ensur[e] that...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine waves with his presidential running mate Hillary Clinton after she introduced him during a campaign rally in Miami on July 23. (Photo: Scott Audette/ Reuters)
It appears that nothing is holding her back now that Hillary Clinton has...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
While the outsized influence that Big Money is having on federal elections is...