RNC http://wrkf.org en Say Goodbye To The Taxpayer-Funded Political Convention http://wrkf.org/post/say-goodbye-taxpayer-funded-political-convention Ever since the Watergate era, taxpayers have been able to check a box on their federal tax returns and designate a little bit of their tax payment to help finance the presidential campaigns and wean politicians away from big donors.<p>The public financing program has had its ups and downs. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:15:00 +0000 Peter Overby 24291 at http://wrkf.org Dollars will Show Success of Jindal's National Stumping http://wrkf.org/post/dollars-will-show-success-jindals-national-stumping <p>Gov. Bobby Jindal spent the weekend in Washington, D.C., attracting widespread attention with a set of speeches. Many national pundits think Jindal is laying groundwork for a presidential bid in 2016.</p><p></p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 00:05:53 +0000 Kelly Connelly 5389 at http://wrkf.org Dollars will Show Success of Jindal's National Stumping