campaign money http://wrkf.org en Insight: Super PACs Have Arrived in Louisiana Politics http://wrkf.org/post/insight-super-pacs-have-arrived-louisiana-politics <p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal;">The race for Senate is just starting to heat up. Sen. Mary </span>Landrieu’s<span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal;"> campaign started running a new TV ad recently. </span></p><p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9fQefC8_Ntc</p><p><span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal;">Congressman Bill Cassidy, who is challenging </span>Landrieu<span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal;"> for her seat, released his first ad this week.&nbsp;</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 24px;">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-K9vJzPfw5A</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 24px;">Each cost hundreds of thousands of dollars to air. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 24px;">Jeremy Alford, publisher of <a href="http://lapolitics.com" target="_blank">LaPolitics.com</a>, <a href="http://lapolitics.com/2014/06/alford-limitless-fundraising-creates-a-political-wild-west/" target="_blank">wrote this week</a> about how the floodgates for campaign fundraising are opening up in Louisiana.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:20:42 +0000 Amy Jeffries 27954 at http://wrkf.org PSC Candidates Differ on Campaign Finance, Agree on Policy http://wrkf.org/post/psc-candidates-differ-campaign-finance-agree-policy <p><span class="BodyCopy">The two best-funded candidates for a slot on the Public Service Commission are defending their acceptance of campaign money from the companies they would regulate. </span> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Amy Jeffries 1173 at http://wrkf.org