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Super-PACs and dark money: A guide to the new world of campaign finance

Get ready for yet another “most expensive election in history,” Kim Barker and Marian Wang say at ProPublica–this one fueled with massive amounts of money coming from “more players with more opportunities to hide the source.” Encouraged by recent court decisions, Republicans and Democrats both have been raising vast sums from wealthy donors freed from […]

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Malloy promises millions as CIGNA makes Bloomfield its HQ

BLOOMFIELD — Amid a backdrop of dreary economic news, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy today announced a “performance-based” economic-development package worth between $47 million and $71 million to grow and retain jobs at CIGNA Corp. as the health insurer declared Connecticut its corporate home. “Our corporate headquarters, effective today, is Bloomfield, Conn.,” said David Cordani, the […]