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LEWIS CENTER, OH - President Donald Trump nudges Ohio Republican congressional candidate Troy Balderson off stage on August 4, 2018 in Lewis Center, Ohio. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images

Paul Ryan-tied Super PAC Reports Last-Minute Spending in Bellwether Ohio Race

The Congressional Leadership Fund has spent almost $290,000 on advertising expenses supporting Republican congressional candidate Troy Balderson for Ohio’s 12th Congressional district.

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Lipinski ‘Proud’ of Endorsement From Railroad Lobbyist

Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) gave the railroad industry multiple benefits as chair of the Railroad Subcommittee before receiving the endorsement of CSX lobbyist Tom Livingston.

Buying Their Way Out of Environmental Regulations

Trump’s EPA lets big-time coal industry donors off the hook for the damage their mercury emissions inflict on children.