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House Speaker Paul Ryan visited upstate NY to fundraise for Reps. John Faso and Claudia Tenney on Oct. 16.Adam Glanzman/Getty Images

Paul Ryan Visit Brings in Cash for Endangered Upstate NY Republicans

But upstate New York's John Faso and Claudia Tenney are facing challenges that money may not solve

2018 Midterms Primary category in which blog post is published
Taxes Primary category in which blog post is published

Avoid Taxes, Receive Federal Bailouts

It’s the common thread among a host of companies lining up to feed on a rescue package.

DNC Primary category in which blog post is published

Tom Perez Put Corporate Lobbyists in Charge of the DNC’s Budget

Six of the ten members of the DNC Budget and Finance Committee are at-large, put forward by Chair Tom Perez, and several are lobbyists or investment heads for the fossil fuel industry.

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Top Democratic Law Firm Helps Oil Companies Dodge Climate Regulations

Perkins Coie, a law firm with deep ties to the Democratic Party, is lobbying for fossil fuel clients to win exemptions from a federal program to limit greenhouse gas emissions.