The U.S. Innovation and Competition Act is a lobbyist-crafted proposal that funnels emergency spending to politically connected special interests.
Trump's Tariffs Made D.C. Swampier as Senators, Lobbyists Sought Special Favors for Connected Companies
Sen. Josh Hawley, a supporter of Trump's trade policies, lobbied to give a special exemption to a Missouri-based power tools manufacturer. Many other elected officials did too.
Desperate for revenue, online outlets try to use a crisis to overrule their customers’ judgment.
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On their own, some of those tax breaks might be defensible. Dumping them into a must-pass budget bill is not.
For all their harrumphing about the evils of corporate influence-peddling, left-wing demagogues are willfully blind to the biggest influence-seekers in state and federal capitols.
The Massachusetts senator's respect for the Constitution knows many bounds.
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Online room-sharing services had no avenue to legally challenge demands for private info.
In trying to squeeze corporate influence out of politics, Warren would only grow the power of the state.
This will have potentially serious consequences for those investigating election meddling.
The president's aggressive but rudderless trade policy is watering the swamp.
Mick Mulvaney Says What Everyone Already Knew: Lobbyists Gain Access to Politicians by Making Donations
The only way to get money out of politics is to get politics out of money.
He's doing it for the vets. And probably for the potential new customer base.
A British spy. An Arizona senator. And one inflammatory dossier on Donald Trump. The connection between them is starting to unravel...
Documents show how the national trade group helped push anti-homesharing rules in several states and cities last year.
New York City's $6 million contract for police body cams reveals a fierce PR battle between two companies to sway city officials, the public, and the media.
Hollywood, NFL lobby to block law in Georgia to the cheers of the left.
So why is more big government on the menu for the election?
American Egg Board paid for pro-egg press, advised Hellmann's Mayo to contact the FDA about its eggless competitor.
No, they don't mean that figuratively.
Trent Lott and John Breaux represent Gazprombank
Surprise! The Obama administration gives in to the hospital lobby.
You gotta pay to play
Contain your surprise
Call John Boehner's office