76
      Wednesday
      94 / 75
      Thursday
      93 / 73
      Friday
      90 / 75

      Social welfare non-profits and big tobacco

      According to the non-partisan Center for Responsive Politics, 501(c)(4) groups spent more than $250 million to promote or attack federal political candidates in 2012. The list of donors includes big tobacco.

      Dave Levinthal, senior political reporter at the Center for Public Integrity, discussed the issue with Capital Insider.