Campaign finance filings with the Vermont Secretary of State show that Louras raised a total of $24,872, compared with $5,835 for David Allaire, a longtime city alderman, and $5,550 for Michael Coppinger, the executive director of the Downtown Rutland Partnership.
One major sticking point to a settlement appears to be how to resolve issues with the public campaign finance law.
They have formed a committee to look for ways to reduce confusion, boost compliance and suggest any needed changes to laws and rules. The goal is “not to replace Citizens United but to coexist with it.”
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More than $18.3 million in total was raised for all Vermont races, an unprecedented amount for an election year in the Green Mountain State.
The incoming attorney general says what he has heard so far about the state’s case against Dean Corren is “troubling.” He also faces a potential complication involving his chosen deputy.
Roughly a third of all the governor-elect’s corporate campaign contributions came from businesses in the construction and building industries.
Gov.-elect Phil Scott’s campaign spent less than Sue Minter’s did. His support from his party’s national governors association was higher, but she benefited from spending by other PACs.
In all, independent expenditures for Republican Phil Scott and Democrat Sue Minter have exceeded $5.3 million.
He became the fifth person in American history to reach that milestone. Opponent Scott Milne said his own low-budget campaign was worthwhile despite the big loss.
The biggest share of the $6 million total has come from national groups jockeying in the governor’s race.
The longtime senator touted his record on campaign finance reform efforts, while the challenger said Leahy “loves money” and criticized his fundraising practices.
For Immediate Release October 19, 2016 Contact: Jeff Bartley 802-223-3411, firstname.lastname@example.org COMPLAINT FILED FOR ILLEGAL COORDINATION BY MINTER CAMPAIGN AND PAC Vermont Republican Party Submits Formal Complaint for Violation of Vermont Campaign Finance Law Montpelier, Vt. — The Vermont Republican Party has filed a formal complaint with Attorney General Sorrell for violation of Vermont campaign […]
The senator’s Republican challenger takes issue with the length of his tenure and calls for term limits.