Super-PACs http://wamc.org en New York Lawmakers Push For Public Financing Of Elections http://wamc.org/post/new-york-lawmakers-push-public-financing-elections <p></p><p>Three New York Congressmen have joined forces in an effort to fight big money in elections.</p><p>Last week the House Democrats introduced a bill to create public financing of elections for federal elections. Just two weeks before that, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced his intention to create publicly financed elections for the state legislature and for all statewide offices.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:14:42 +0000 Dave Lucas 83914 at http://wamc.org New York Lawmakers Push For Public Financing Of Elections VT Senate Approves Campaign Finance Bill http://wamc.org/post/vt-senate-approves-campaign-finance-bill <p></p><p></p><p>A new campaign finance bill is on the way to Governor Peter Shumlin’s desk. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 03:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 82004 at http://wamc.org VT Senate Approves Campaign Finance Bill Legislators Seek PAC Restrictions http://wamc.org/post/legislators-seek-pac-restrictions <p></p><p></p><p>A group of Vermont legislators announced Thursday that they will introduce legislation to require greater transparency from Political Action Committees operating in the state. Fri, 18 Jan 2013 17:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 56051 at http://wamc.org Legislators Seek PAC Restrictions