Arizona State Senate: Russell Pearce recall campaignSen. Russell Pearce has been one of the leading opponents of Clean Elections in Arizona, a program that Public Campaign Action Fund has long supported. In both his time in the House and now as Senate leader, he has supported measures to gut or repeal Clean Elections. Pearce cheered the Supreme Court’s decision to throw out the trigger mechanism in the Clean Elections system this past summer. Read more >
The organizations behind millions of dollars in attack ads this cycle may not have to disclose their donors, but these donors are paying a hefty tax to remain anonymous.
Campaign Money Watch sent letters to six of the biggest spenders this cycle about the "gift tax" of 35% their donors must pay to stay in the shadows.