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U.S. Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) tears a page from the national health care bill during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol March 21, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Win McNamee/Getty Images

Corporations Mum on Donations to ‘White Nationalist’ Rep. Steve King

King recited white nationalist talking points in an August interview with an Austrian publication.

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Ethics Committee Republicans Defy Committee’s Own Financial Disclosure Recommendations

Three out of the five GOP members of the House Ethics Committee file paper disclosures, even as the committee “strongly urges” members to file electronically.

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🚨 SLUDGE REPORT: Billionaires’ Class Solidarity 🚨

Your regular summary of the most shameful corruption in politics.

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Facebook Lobbyists Have Close Ties to Democratic Leaders

Several Facebook lobbyists have worked for top Democrats like Pelosi and Schumer, while none have worked for members of the Republican leadership.