Monday, April 05, 2010

Your local legislative race could attract some unusual campaign contributors this fall

More outside money could be coming to state legislative races in your area, if your state has a chamber where a change of party control could make a difference in next year's post-census congressional redistricting, Brody Mullins reports for The Wall Street Journal.

"Labor unions, corporations and wealthy individuals are preparing to break spending records to influence the November elections," Mullins writes. "Both parties are focusing on about 100 key races in 16 states that could tip the balance of power in statehouses." (Read more)

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