campaign-finance

Josh Shapiro about to speak a press conference

Shapiro emerges from primary season with strong fundraising advantage over Mastriano

BY: - June 20, 2022

Democrat Josh Shapiro holds a massive fundraising lead over Republican opponent Doug Mastriano going into the summer campaign season.

PAC linked to billionaire Jeffrey Yass donated heavily to Coleman’s 16th Senate campaign

BY: - June 2, 2022

Citizens Alliance for Pennsylvania gave more than $376,885 in donations and in-kind contributions.

COMMENTARY

The primary is over. The shakedowns for contributions continue. Save your money | Ray E. Landis

BY: - May 22, 2022

If you must give to a campaign, cut your donation by half, and give the balance to a worthy cause that will really make a difference.

COMMENTARY

Yass, he can: Pro-charters billionaire jumps into key Pa. House, Senate races | Thursday Coffee

BY: - May 5, 2022

A PAC connected to Jeffrey Yass, of Montgomery County, recently dumped $65K into Democratic contests, records show.

Scheller raises 10 times more than Dellicker in Republican primary for 7th Congressional District

BY: - April 18, 2022

Incumbent Democratic U.S. Rep. Susan Wild has $1M more cash on-hand than Scheller in the bellwether race.

COMMENTARY

These are the 10 best-funded PACs in Pa. politics | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - April 18, 2022

The usual party orgs -- and one pro-school choice billionaire -- have money to burn in 2022.

Corman asks for investigation of GOP gov rival Mastriano’s campaign finances

BY: - February 23, 2022

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman, R-Centre, sent a letter to the Franklin County District Attorney on Wednesday.

Pa. Democrat proposes banning controversial campaign fundraising tactic

BY: - February 15, 2022

Sen. Amanda Cappelletti, D-Delaware, announced plans for legislation prohibiting candidates from using prechecked boxes to default into recurring campaign contributions.

Dem group files campaign finance complaint against Barletta-linked PAC

BY: - February 14, 2022

The spending was from Leaders Only Unite Political Action Committee, or LOU PAC, a so-called leadership PAC that elected officials often use to skirt federal limits on spending while supporting allies and electing like-minded new colleagues.

The 2022 candidates for Pa. governor are raising big money for a big race

BY: - February 1, 2022

That race for cash will only intensify in the coming months as war chests grow and outside groups step in

Despite their millions, GOP hopefuls Dr. Oz, White using pre-checked boxes for extra campaign cash

BY: - December 2, 2021

The practice pioneered by former President Donald Trump has been denounced as unethical. The Federal Election Commission wants Congress to ban it.