Tuesday’s political law links

NO CORPORATE MONEY IN AZ RECALL. Here’s a blog post on the topic from The Recall Elections Blog.

RECALL SEASON IN WI. The Times. “On Tuesday, residents in some parts of the state will vote in primary elections that are part of the broadest recall effort in state history. ”

WHITE HOUSE OFFICIAL AND POLITICAL ACTIVITIES IN THE NEWS. The Hill. “In what could be considered the committee’s sharpest probe to date of the White House, Issa sent a letter to Obama’s top lawyer Monday evening asking for a slew of documents relating to what the California Republican termed as ‘an array of potentially illegal fundraising behavior.’”


CASINO LOBBYIST TESTIFIES. More from Alabama here.

PERRY MEETING DONORS. The Post. “The Republican Governors Association gathering offers Perry an opportunity to take stock of the support for his potential candidacy among an influential group of Republican benefactors, many of whom have not yet backed a 2012 presidential candidate.”

THE MORNING SCORE ON MCDONNELL’S PAC. Story here. “Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell raised $1.53 million for his Opportunity Virginia PAC in the second quarter of the year, finishing June with nearly $3 million stockpiled for the off-year elections in his home state.”

DEFINITION OF “LOBBYIST” IN AUSTRALIA. Only the readers truly passionate about the definition of “lobbyist” will read this Sydney Morning Herald story about how an Australian jurisdiction is dealing with the subject.


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