Windy City Covering Campaigns Conference

I had a fantastic time at the Covering Campaigns conference hosted by Harvard University’s Nieman Foundation and Chicago University’s Institute of Politics. I participated in a panel with a fun group of fellow political money reporters titled “Will Money Buy the Next President?” The other participants were Bloomberg’s Julie Bykowicz, now at the AP; Andy […]

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Common Dreams Mention

Mother Jones reporter Andy Kroll was nice enough to mention me in an article for the Common Dreams website that included a section on “The Rise of the Super PAC.” Andy describes how, in coining the term super PAC, I was looking for something “sexy, memorable” that would capture how the Citizens United ruling was […]

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