Here is a look at what happened recently ontheSunlightnetwork.

  • Paul Blumenthal announced that the trials of Democrats Charlie Rangel and Maxine Waters will be held after the November midterm elections. (Sunlight Foundation Blog)
  • Bill Allison included a round up of daily disclosures, reporting that Tuesday, October 5th, was the biggest day of outside money so far this election cycle, with 27 groups spending $16,115,748, among other notable facts. (Sunlight Foundation Blog)
  • Ryan Sibley on the $5.1 million spent this election cycle running ads against 14 Democratic lawmakers by the 60 Plus Association. (Sunlight Foundation Blog)
  • Bill Allison included another round up of daily disclosures, noting this time the National Republican Congressional Committee outspent both the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, among other news. (Sunlight Foundation Blog)
  • Ellen Miller blogged on the highlights of her two-week trip to India and Bangladesh. (Sunlight Foundation Blog)
  • Paul Blumenthal reported on Peter Diamon’s newly award Nobel Prize in Economics, as well as the secret hold placed on him by Republicans when he was nominated to the Federal Reserve Board by President Obama. (Sunlight Foundation Blog)
  • Paul Blumenthal also noted the lack of donations by NBA players compared to the 2008 elections and highlighted a fundraiser featuring President Obama at the Florida home of Miami Heat basketball player Alonzo Mourning. (Sunlight Foundation Blog)
  • Take a look at the previousdays transparency-related news items, congressional committee hearings, transparency-related bills introducedinCongress, and transparency related events. (The Open House Project)

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