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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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Republicans Abandon Election Security

Republicans used to back election security, but now GOP leaders are taking their cue from the White House.

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Hedge Fund Billionaires Were Democrats’ Main Bankrollers in 2018

A new report shows that three-quarters of the money that individuals donated to pro-Democrat outside spending groups in 2018 came from finance founders and executives.