Congressman Paul Gosar speaks at the Arizona Chamber of Commerce & Industry's 2014 Arizona Manufacturing Summit in Phoenix.Gage Skidmore/Flickr

Arizona Rep Took $10,000 Trip to Speak at British Anti-Muslim Rally

Under the guise of free speech protection, Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona took a pricey trip to London in July, funded by an anti-Muslim group based in Philadelphia.

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Pentagon’s Artificial Intelligence Programs Get Huge Boost in the NDAA

The controversial Project Maven received a 580% funding increase in this year’s defense bill.

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Facing ‘Sex and the City’ Actress, Cuomo Ramps Up Spending

Cuomo campaign spends twice as much as it did fending off left-flank challenger Zephyr Teachout in 2014

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Here Are the Special Interests Illegally Funding Formerly GOP-Aligned Dems in N.Y.

A group of New York State Senate Democrats that aligned with Republicans is refusing to return hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of contributions, mostly from corporations and PACs, that the state Supreme Court ruled illegal in June.