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Campaign Funding in Silicon Valley: Spotlight on Palo Alto
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Airlines Have Spent More Than $1 for Every American on Lobbying Since Last Taxpayer Bailout
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The nation’s four major airlines and their trade organization have spent more than $350 million on lobbying federal officials since their last bailout -- the equivalent of more than $650,000 for every House and Senate member.
MapLight Joins Coalition Promoting Voting Rights and Public Safety Measures in Response to Coronavirus
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As the public health and economic crisis spurred by the coronavirus continues to spread across the country, MapLight joined a coalition calling on elected officials to embrace policies that will protect the integrity of elections during the outbreak.
Bloomberg Campaign Blankets Facebook with Political Ads
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Since the beginning of the year, former New York City Mayor and presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has spent at least $55.7 million on Facebook ads, according to the company.
Campaign Funding in Silicon Valley: Spotlight on Daly City
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During the 2018 election, the four candidates running for city council in Daly City, competing for three citywide seats, brought in a total of $123,000. Of all the money raised, only half came from individual donors, and just 10 percent came from city residents.
Campaign Funding in Silicon Valley: Spotlight on San Jose
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During the 2018 election cycle, candidates for mayor and city council in San Jose collectively brought in $1.9 million — less than 40 percent of which came from San Jose residents.
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