6 results for "Jessica Levinson"
It is true that money flows freely, too freely, throughout our state Capitol.
The McCutcheon decision is the latest in a line of Supreme Court cases that have whittled away at common-sense attempts to limit the influence of money in politics.
Calderon and Wright are on paid leaves. Sadly, maybe that’s how it should be.
The results of the FBI's investigation into California state Sen. Ron Calderon are, from one perspective, inconsequential. His behavior, much of which is likely legal, is bad enough. Calderon's story exemplifies many of the systemic prob...
An unlikely government agency, the Securities and Exchange Commission, may help to stem the tide of undisclosed money pumping through our political system in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's 2010 decision in Citizens United v. FEC.
As we enter a state commonly known as campaign withdrawal, we can look back and sigh, knowing, with few exceptions, who we elected to represent us. But we didn't just elect representatives; we also enacted laws, on our own. While the candi...