| July 1, 2014, 8:28 p.m.
The federal agency regulating and monitoring money in federal elections is seeking answers from a pro-Cochran Super PAC regarding what appears to be campaign finance violations.
| June 30, 2014, 9:08 a.m.
President Obama has selected a former CEO of Procter & Gamble Company and financial supporter of Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, to be the next Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
| June 27, 2014, 11:48 a.m.
The 2014 U.S. Senate and House campaigns are rushing to collect contributions prior to the June 30th close of their financial books.
| June 26, 2014, 2:29 p.m.
A millionaire, who self-financed most of his congressional campaign, was sworn in yesterday as the newest member of Congress.
| June 24, 2014, 1:41 p.m.
The flow of money into politics continues with a steady stream of large contributions from millionaires and wealthy donors.
| June 21, 2014, 11:49 a.m.
The new personal financial wealth and income reports of the Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court are now available online.
| June 20, 2014, 8:08 p.m.
The two major national party committees and the four Congressional campaign committees had healthy fundraising efforts during May, leaving them with substantial war chests for the upcoming elections.
| June 20, 2014, 3:48 p.m.
A U.S. Representative must repay $59,000 to those who provided improper gifts, as well as be reproved by the House Ethics Committee.
| June 20, 2014, 11:13 a.m.
The campaign finance records of the newly elected House Majority Leader and Majority Whip provide a wealth of data on who already has connections into the two new leaders.
| June 20, 2014, 9:20 a.m.
The U.S. Senate moved a little closer to entering the electronic age this week when a second Senate committee approved a bill to require electronic filing of U.S. Senate campaign finance reports.
| June 20, 2014, 8:43 a.m.
Several political action committees of major companies, unions, and issue groups reported their highest levels of monthly giving this cycle for contributions to candidates and political committees.
| June 19, 2014, 8:54 a.m.
A New York federal grand jury and the Securities and Exchange Commission have issued subpoenas for a Congressional committee staff member who may have information about providing knowledge of Congressional action on health care policy to stock traders on Wall Street.
| June 17, 2014, 8:44 a.m.
A new Super PAC related to operatives of Koch Industries has registered with the Federal Election Commission to make independent expenditures during the 2014 elections.
| June 16, 2014, 5:33 p.m.
In an optimistic move, a Congressional candidate has registered a leadership PAC before winning a seat in Congress.
| June 16, 2014, 2:52 p.m.
Update 4:10pm A Republican Super PAC has spent over $500,000 opposing a New York tea party candidate in the June 24th Republican primary.
| June 13, 2014, 4:26 p.m.
Although Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., will leave his current job in January 2015, he wonít feel the pain of other unemployed people, since his family wealth will easily tide him over until his next job.
| June 13, 2014, 10:26 a.m.
Updated 8:00pm The day after House Majority Leader Eric Cantorís primary loss, major national organizations quickly resumed making large independent expenditures for and against candidates in the 2014 elections.
| June 13, 2014, 9:07 a.m.
Two New York billionaires have each sent a $250,000 contribution to a Mississippi super PAC supporting Sen. Thad Cochran.
| June 12, 2014, 3:09 p.m.
A conservative Super PAC has reported spending over $300,000 on media ads against Senate Majority Whip Richard Durbin, D-Ill., who is up for re-election this year.
| June 12, 2014, 12:19 p.m.
Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge has set up a new political organization, organized under Section 527 of the I.R.S. Code.