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  • Corporations can give directly to campaigns, federal judge rules Friday, May 27, 2011 � by jg

    Washington Post: The ruling was based on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission.

  • Big Oil seeks to buy California public policy Tuesday, June 22, 2010 � by scott

    Texas oil giants Valero Energy Inc. and Tesoro Corp. won approval Tuesday for a ballot initiative that would overturn California’s 2006 groundbreaking global warming law to limit greenhouse emissions from cars, refineries and other contributors.

  • Butler wins, Salas too close to call Wednesday, June 9, 2010 � by scott

    We’ve been watching the hundreds of thousands of dollars that corporate interests have been pouring into two legislative races, and while we would have hoped for a more sharply drawn repudiation by voters, this is still pretty satisfying.