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Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS manages to make it even harder to find the dark money in U.S. politics

Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS manages to make it even harder to find the dark money in U.S. politics

If you know nothing else about a candidate except that he or she is backed by the Koch brothers or George Soros, it's often enough to help you make an informed decision about how you want to vote. Unfortunately, this week it became clear that finding out which plutocrats, corporations and interest groups are bankrolling American elections is only going to get harder.

The blog at the indispensable website OpenSecrets.org, of the Center for Responsive Politics, reported Tuesday that the IRS had quietly granted 501(c)(4) nonprofit status to Karl Rove's political...

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