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Oregon Supreme Court: Campaign contribution limits legal

Apr. 23, 2020 4:22 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Supreme Court ruled Thursday that limits on campaign contributions are legal in Oregon. The court said limits do not violate the state constitution, which means controls can be put on the unlimited flow of cash into campaigns statewide. It also puts an end to...

Washington attorney general sues Facebook over campaign ads

Apr. 14, 2020 5:47 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state is suing Facebook — again — for selling political ads without disclosing all necessary information about who's behind them. Attorney General Bob Ferguson first sued Facebook over the issue in 2018, with the company agreeing to a $238,00 settlement. After that,...