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Purely partisan 'reform'

...S. Sen. Tom Udall of New Mexico introduced S.J. Res. 19 last year.An analysis by the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics shows 14 of the top 25 political donors since 1989 are Democrat-leaning groups ? 13 are labor unions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-23/purely-partisan-refor
Power to the people

...liberals.An analysis by the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics shows that 14 of the top 25 political donors...individuals hit their limit. In 2012, the Center for Responsive Politics said only 2,972 donors maxed out to committees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-07/power-people
Augusta candidate Eugene Yu took $50,000 in prohibited donations

Running his first race for Congress, Eugene Yu found a generous supporter in his friend and fellow Augusta businessman Wayne B. Brown. Too generous.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-10/gaeorgia-candidate-eugene-yu-took-5
Southeast slow to require renewable energy

...influential, spending more than $74 million this year on federal lobbying, according to tallies by the Center for Responsive Politics. Similar spending happens on the state level. Lobbyists for Georgia Power have spent more than $29,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-07/southeast-slow-require-renewa
Campaign donors seek political influence, according to review

...these organizations and their donors," said Sheila Krumholz, the executive director of the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics in Washington. "And with greater support, comes increased gratefulness."Consol, which gave $150,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-02-04/campaign-donors-seek-polit
Isakson: No second extension of homebuyer credit

...530,000 from the real estate industry since 2005, according to records compiled by the Washington-based Center for Responsive Politics. The campaign finance group said it is the largest sector which has contributed to Isakson. Isakson was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2009-11-24/isakson-no-second-extens
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Week In Review

...previous campaigns in which military donations tended to favor GOP White House hopefuls, the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics reported. Friday OLYMPIC TRACK AND FIELD: Reese Hoffa, the world champion in the shot put and a Lakeside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/17/met_469754.shtml
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Across the Southeast

...banks. According to data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics, a nonpartisan Washington-based nonprofit...said Massie Ritsch, a spokesman for the Center for Responsive Politics. "Donors in the past may have been guessing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/26/met_178126.shtml
Metro
Smokers don't have right to poison us

...not fix it. Heck, they caused it. Tobacco companies and their billions of dollars rule. According to The Center for Responsive Politics, the tobacco industry made $56.8 million in political campaign contributions in every election cycle since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/25/let_105870.shtml
Letters | Augusta State University | University of South Carolina - Aiken
Bonus Comeback: Bailout, lobbying boost bank pay

...insurance and real estate a spent $3.8 billion promoting its interests in Washington, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. By comparison, the energy and defense industries spent $2.6 billion and $1.08 billion, respectively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/19/bus_563693.shtml
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