campaign finance

Campaign Finance
8:39 am
Mon December 15, 2014

WSW: "Dark" Money Dominates 2014 Campaign

State Capitol - file photo
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Michigan Campaign Finance Network Director Rich Robinson says independent groups dominated the spending in statewide campaigns this year. 

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State Supreme Court
9:31 am
Thu December 11, 2014

WSW: Michigan's Unique State Supreme Court Elections

Michigan Hall of Justice
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Two Republicans and one Democrat won seats on the Michigan Supreme Court last month. But voters didn't know that looking at the ballot. 

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6:08 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Money Continues Pouring Into Governor's Race in Final Stretch

Outside money has slowed in Michigan's race for U.S. Senate
With polls showing the Michigan governor's race in a statistical dead heat, money is still pouring into the campaigns of Republican Gov. Rick Snyder and Democratic challenger Mark Schauer as they continue to air TV ads and crisscross the state in search of votes.
Election 2014
9:17 am
Thu October 30, 2014

WSW: Super Pac Influence Grows in Campaigns

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Campaigns and interest groups are pouring more money into making their final arguments  before the November fourth election. 

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Election 2014
8:27 am
Mon October 27, 2014

Campaign Finance Records Show Money Trail for Final Stretch

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Campaign finance records show two state House races in the Kalamazoo area among the most expensive in the state. 

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