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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellGage Skidmore

Electronic Campaign Finance Bill Advances, but McConnell is Expected to Kill It

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The D.C. Media Blob and the Trade Group Speaking Circuit

Anchors, commentators, and contributors at the top news organizations will be featured—and highly paid—speakers at major industry conferences this spring.

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Richard Neal Is #1 in Corporate PAC Donations

Neal, who chairs the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee, got money from PACs of several corporations that had negative effective tax rates in 2018.