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GOP Blocks Dems’ Push to Rewrite 1st Amend. Campaign Spending

Stephen Dinan, Washington Times

A Dem. election year push led by Harry Reid to amend the Constitution and roll back campaign-spending free speech rights ran out of steam Thurs. and fell victim to a Senate filibuster. “This is an attack on the First Amendment’s most important protection,” said Sen. Mike Lee.

The Left's Dark Money Managers: Meet Philip Gara LaMarche

Michelle Malkin, Creators.com

Friend of Obama and Val. Bagman for Soros. Community organizer for progressive billionaires. Chances are, LaMarche and his operators have affected you, your statehouses, your businesses and your freedom, no matter where you live. Know your enemies.

O's Crackdown on Nonprofits Rife w/ Loopholes

Byron Tau and Lauren French, Politico

The Obama administration proposed new rules supposedly aimed at making it harder for some nonprofits that play politics to get away with claiming a tax exemption.