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Wealthy Opponents Of San Francisco Homeless Services Tax Bankrolled 2016 Tent Ban
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Corporations Flood Midterms With Money Even While Running Up $1.7 Trillion In Debt
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Corporations that are pouring campaign cash into the midterm election cycle have accumulated at least $1.7 trillion dollars in debt, according to a MapLight analysis of Securities and Exchange Commission documents.
Dialysis Giant Stakes Almost 1 Percent of Total Value on CA Ballot Measure
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A California ballot measure that would cap profits for dialysis treatments has emerged as the most expensive opposition campaign in state history, spurring one company to spend almost 1 percent of its total value to defeat the proposition.
How The Few Rule the Many
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MapLight President Daniel G. Neman explains in an opinion piece how reforms to our democracy could restore majority rule.
The Avenues for Foreign Influence in U.S. Politics
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A new MapLight graphic explores the existing avenues for foreign actors to influence U.S. politics as well as the ways we can begin to repair our system to restore transparency and accountability to elections.
California Ballot Measures – MapLight Follows the Money
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With less than two weeks until the 2018 election, contributions to California’s 11 ballot measures have surpassed $350 million.
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