10.30.18 political law links

MD:  KEY NUMBERS.   BS.  “Gov. Larry Hogan and his Democratic challenger, Ben Jealous, have filed their final campaign finance reports before the Nov. 6 general election. The reports cover the period between Aug. 22 and Oct. 21 — the heart of the campaign season.”

MO:  BALLOT MEASURE ISSUE.   KBIA.  “Among the measures Missouri voters will decide on Nov. 6 is Amendment 1: The Lobbying, Campaign Finance, and Redistricting Initiative. It would amend the state constitution to change several aspects of Missouri’s political system.”

OH:  POSSIBLE TESTIMONY.   F19.  “The Democrat is accused of illegally using money from his local Hamilton County Clerk of Courts campaign account in his federal race against longtime Republican incumbent Steve Chabot.”

NJ:  CATCHING UP.   INJ.   “By contrast with the federal system, New Jersey voters since 1999 have been able to look up online the campaign finance reports of all 120 legislators, including members of the Senate and the Assembly.”

TX:  AD LAUNCH.   TT.  “Some political groups on the left are borrowing a tactic from disinformation campaigns, placing ads on Facebook that pretend to be impartial information or unbiased news sources, when in fact the ads spread misleading facts about candidates.”


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