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UC turns to social media to raise student aid

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The University of California is hoping to harness the power of social media to raise money for student scholarships. The UC system launched a six-week campaign on Wednesday that combines the […]

09/18/2013

Report: state lawmakers skirt contribution limits

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A report finds California lawmakers are circumventing campaign finance limits through “ballot measure” committees that set no caps on the amount donors can contribute.

03/11/2013

Information you can use on Money 101

This week on Money 101 on KFWB, Producer Ken Jeffries fills in for Bob McCormick. Today, Ken will tackle these topics: Wrestling for fun and fundraising. A no-holds barred interview with some neighborhood wrestlers at […]

12/27/2012

Presidential election to pass $2B fundraising mark

WASHINGTON (AP) – The 2012 presidential contest is expected to cross the $2 billion fundraising mark Thursday. Donations supporting the candidacies of President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney have so far exceeded $1.5 […]

10/25/2012

Romney, GOP raise $170.4 million in September

WASHINGTON (AP) – Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s campaign says it raised $170.4 million in September. The figure brings Romney’s fundraising effort slightly behind President Barack Obama’s $181 million haul for the month. It leaves […]

10/15/2012

Penn St.: Donations 2nd highest in school history

(AP) – Penn State received more than $208 million in donations for the fiscal year that just ended, the second-highest total in university history despite the upheaval after the arrest of Jerry Sandusky on child […]

07/09/2012