Troy Shaheen, the former Online Marketing and Program Director for Putney Student Travel in Putney, Vermont is joining the New England Center for Investigative Reporting as its new Audience Engagement Director.
Unleashed by the April US Supreme Court decision striking down a cap on individual donations to federal candidates, 29 heavyweight Massachusetts donors have blown past previous limits during this election cycle, federal records show. Continue Reading
Power Players: Massachusetts corporate titans bankroll key races as restraints vanish on political spending
Unleashed by a 2010 Supreme Court ruling, top corporate power players in Massachusetts are pumping millions into an array of campaign coffers and freewheeling political committees as control of the White House and a coveted Bay State Senate seat hangs in the balance, a review of contribution records show. Continue Reading
An out-of-state billionaire and deep-pocketed interest groups have hijacked the ballot measure process in Massachusetts, stacking the odds against the kind of grassroots political activism it was intended to empower. Continue Reading