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MapLight Launches Interactive Maps to Track Campaign Contributions & Votes by Geographical Location

June 19, 2014-MapLight, a nonpartisan research organization that tracks the influence of money in politics, announces the launch of an extensive mapping project examining the geographic origin of...

GOD LOVES UGANDA Investigates the Troubling Influence of American Evangelicals on Human Rights in Africa

On DVD May 19 Coinciding with the PBS Premiere on Independent Lens GOD LOVES UGANDA 83 minutes, documentary, color, 2013 A film by Academy Award winner Roger Ross Williams With God Loves Uganda,...

Sec. of State Hillary Clinton Launches Global Diaspora Initiative

By Anthony Advincula New America Media WASHINGTON, D.C. — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton last week announced that the state department was adding a fourth “D” to its toolbox of...

Nursing Home Lobbying Group Seeking Exemption from Health Law Contributed $4.5M in Last Decade

May 17, 2011 – Nursing homes are seeking exemptions from the new health care law, claiming an inability to fund new insurance coverage mandates, according to the New York Times. According to...

Statement from NAACP LDF on Senate Attacks on Thurgood Marshall

WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — During the Senate confirmation hearings of Elena Kagan to be Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, several Senators have disparaged Justice...