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Several former lobbyists and executives are working crucial staff positions in the new Congress.
Why the line from Barry Goldwater to Ted Cruz runs over Nelson Rockefeller.
United Against Nuclear Iran collected nearly one-third of its 2013 revenue from the Las Vegas–based casino magnate.
From blocking nominees to launching pointless investigations to deregulating everything, the new Senate is poised to wreak havoc.
Corporations have directed a gusher of money to climate-change deniers in Congress.
Feisty independent Greg Orman is polling well against GOP Senator Pat Roberts, a shill for Big Money in this reddest of red states.
Watch some of the most outlandish statements about our changing climate at last week’s Values Voter Summit.
In remarks made at a secret Koch donor conference and leaked to The Nation, the Senate minority leader doubles down on obstructionism and crony capitalism.