#AceFinanceNews – UNITED STATES – June 11 – CRP ‘s Work Prominent in Senate Dark Money Hearing
Wednesday’s Senate Rules Committee hearing on dark money in the 2014 election highlighted Centre for Responsive Politics tallies and and analysis of dark money spending, including the fact that non-disclosing groups have already reported spending three times more than they had at this point in in the 2012 elections — a presidential cycle when higher spending would be expected.
CRP provided written testimony for the hearing, which was chaired by Sen.
Angus King (I-ME), shown above holding a CRP graphic.
Additionally, in a report just released, the Wesleyan Media Project, in partnership with with CRP, finds that of ads aired by interest groups in Senate races so far in the 2014 election cycle, more than half have been sponsored by dark money groups. »
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