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Democrats plan ‘aggressive’ oversight of Federal Election Commission

By Dave Levinthal and Ashley Balcerzak

Mining bitcoin to back political candidates?

By Ashley Balcerzak

GOP megadonor Miriam Adelson is winning a medal. But are Republicans losing the political money war?

By Carrie Levine and Dave Levinthal

How did billionaire-backed ballot measures fare?

By Liz Essley Whyte

Where money mattered and where it didn't

By The Center for Public Integrity

North Dakota’s Native Americans surged to the polls amid disenfranchisement fears

By Carrie Levine

Why state attorneys general races are the next frontier for out-of-state influence

By Jared Bennett

A #MeToo candidate is loved from afar, but faces a different kind of resistance at home

By Liz Essley Whyte

Pop-up PACs are spending big in Election 2018’s final days — but they're hiding their bankrollers

By Ashley Balcerzak

Six environmental ballot measures attract massive out-of-state and industry cash

By Mark Olalde

Federal judge won’t stay North Dakota voter ID law Native Americans say hurts them

By Carrie Levine

A Donald Trump appointee — also a Saudi government lobbyist — is reassessing his roles

By Sarah Kleiner and Lateshia Beachum

Backlash over North Dakota voter ID law could rally Native Americans

By Carrie Levine

How cryptocurrency is sneaking into state elections

By Kristian Hernández

What is bitcoin?

By Kristian Hernández

How ActBlue is trying to turn small donations into a blue wave

By Carrie Levine and Chris Zubak-Skees