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Don’t just read the Arizona Capitol Times. On Jan. 8, start listening. We’re bringing you The Breakdown,  a weekly podcast on the latest news from the Arizona political scene. Reporter Katie Campbell will be your host, and each installment will ...

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Dark Money (access required)

Dark Money

Specter of anonymous campaign spending looms over 2014

Next year’s elections are shaping up like 2012 — organizations with generic names, big checkbooks and secret contributors spending millions to influence Arizona’s elections.

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Donor fatigue (access required)

blank check money cash

Higher contribution limits don’t translate into avalanche of cash

Legislators who approved a controversial election law this year and are hoping to get a serious bump in their fundraising efforts should not expect to see an avalanche of hefty checks coming their way.

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