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Robert Faturechi, ProPublica

Robert Faturechi covers campaign finance for ProPublica. He grew up in Los Angeles and graduated from UCLA in 2008. He now lives in New York.

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The Conservative Playbook for Keeping ‘Dark Money’ Dark

February 14, 2016

How do you stop states and cities from forcing more disclosure of so-called dark money in politics? Get the debate to focus on an “average Joe,” not a wealthy person. Find examples of “inconsequential donation amounts.” Point out that naming donors would be a threat to “innocents,” including their children, families and co-workers. And...