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08/15/19

Small-Dollar Donors Make a Big Difference for Democrats

You might be surprised to find that the Political Action Committee (PAC) with the most small-dollar donors in Republican-controlled Texas…

08/09/19

Top Donor to Bonnen Investigator is … Dennis Bonnen?

On Wednesday, the Texas House General Investigating Committee, tasked with investigating internal House affairs, announced it will hold a public…

08/08/19

Top Ten Texas PACs for 2020

These ten Texas PACs have already taken in more than $14 million combined, which they will use to support their…

08/01/19

Top Ten Texas Donors for 2020

Nearly $70 million has already been pumped into the accounts of Texas candidates and PACs for the 2020 elections. Who’s…

07/25/19

Bonnen Missing From the List of Top Texas Fundraisers

Who’s conspicuously absent from the first campaign finance reports of 2020? Texas Speaker of the House Dennis Bonnen.  We just…

07/24/19

These Texas Politicians Are Raking In the Campaign Cash

The first campaign finance reports of 2020 are live. Here’s a look at the ten candidates who have collected the…

07/18/19

Texas Candidates Took in $33,679,536 in Two Weeks

And Other Important Numbers From the First Campaign Finance Reports of 2020 The first campaign finance reports for the 2020…

07/15/19

First Campaign Finance Reports for the 2020 Election Cycle Due Today!

Texas candidates and PACs are required to submit reports of all their contributions and expenditures for the first half of…

07/14/19

Texas Is Ground Zero for 2020

“Everything’s bigger in Texas.” This year the famous quip may apply not only to Texas cowboy hats, ranches, and our…

06/19/19

The Session Is Over. Now’s the Time To Keep An Eye on the Money.

The 86th Session of the Texas Legislature ended on May 27, 2019. As politicians begin to jockey for position going…