Pritzker signs law banning dark money, out-of-state contributions in judicial campaigns

Pritzker signs law banning dark money, out-of-state contributions in judicial campaigns

Campaign contributions from out-of-staters and so-called dark money groups will be banned in Illinois judicial campaigns beginning in January under legislation Gov. JB Pritzker signed into law Monday.Several states have enacted laws forcing disclosure of funders to nonprofits — including social welfare groups [501(c)4s], labor unions [501(c)5s] and industry trade groups [501(c)6s], 501(c)4s, 5s and … Read more