WASHINGTON -- Citizens groups nationwide are preparing reports that will track for the first time, on a broad scale, the individual contributions that bond brokers and other corporate employees make to state political campaigns.

Up until now, citizens groups attempting to follow the complex flow of campaign dollars have generally focused on the contributions of corporate political action committees, said Janice Fine, a research director with the Northeast Citizens Action Resource Center. But, she said, that may account for as little as 40% of the funding.

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