Tag: campaign finance
State Supreme Court ruling blocks an advisory measure asking voters to sound off on money in politics.
Ann Ravel, fresh off several campaign finance victories, heads off to the Federal Election Commission.
Political watchdog imposes $1 million penalty and tries to seize $15 million in illegal donations.
President Barack Obama is returning yet again to the Bay Area in early June to raise money for Democrats in the U.S. Senate, according to party officials. He was last here in April, when he attended Democratic fundraisers in San Francisco and on the Peninsula. Obama will be attending fundraising events on June 6 in […]
Update: The Oakland City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to require all local candidates and committees to file their campaign finance reports online. The ordinance goes into effect immediately. The bill’s sponsor, Councilwoman Libby Schaff, says it will increase political transparency and save the city money. City Attorney Barbara Parker and City Clerk Latonda Simmons […]