Popular Information focuses a lot of attention on the activities of corporate PACs, even though the dollar figures involved are relatively small. Corporate PACs can contribute a maximum of $5,000 per election to a federal candidate. For a typical candidate that has a primary and…
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In the United States, the light at the end of the tunnel is getting brighter. There are about 40,000 new confirmed COVID-19 infections each day, "down …
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Following the attack on the United States Capitol on January 6, dozens of corporations announced they were suspending PAC donations to the 147 Republic…
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Facebook is in the business of making money. And it's very good at it. In the first three months of 2021, Facebook raked in over $11 billion in profits…
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For months, members of the Texas legislature have been considering two bills (SB7 and HB6) that would make it harder to vote — particularly in areas wi…
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A count of the votes of November's presidential election in Arizona found that Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump by 10,458 votes. Republicans immediately…
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The next T-shirt you buy could be made from cotton harvested by forced manual labor in the Chinese territory of Xinjiang. The Chinese government has fi…
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The locus of political and economic power is shifting in the United States. And it's shifting toward Texas. According to the 2020 Census, Texas gained …
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