Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s resignation sparks dark money campaigns from both sides of the aisle

My first news article back at the Center for Responsive politics is about ad campaigns announced by both liberal and conservative “dark money” groups spending on Trump’s pick to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on SCOTUS. Check it out on OpenSecrets: Kennedy’s resignation sparks millions in conservative, liberal ad campaigns

A Dark Money IOU

This is an article I co-authored on the latest project I’ve working on at the Center for Responsive Politics: In Oklahoma, a dark money group tried to get the state’s GOP House speaker, T.W. Shannon, elected to the U.S. Senate in 2014. Though it claimed to be a social welfare nonprofit, Oklahomans for a Conservative Future … More A Dark Money IOU

Political nonprofit spent nearly 100 percent of funds to elect Tillis in ’14

An article about a project to which I contributed research for the Center for Responsive Politics‘ OpensSecrets blog: Political nonprofit spent nearly 100 percent of funds to elect Tillis in ’14 The Center for Responsive Politics’ op-ed in the New York Times has more about how the case of Carolina Rising challenges the IRS and the FEC to … More Political nonprofit spent nearly 100 percent of funds to elect Tillis in ’14