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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
Climate Primary category in which blog post is published

Leader of Centrist Climate Caucus Has Millions Invested in Oil and Gas Companies

Rep. Rooney, who is reviving the bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus, favors a carbon tax plan that mirrors a proposal put forth by the fossil fuel industry.

2020 Primary category in which blog post is published

A Lobbyist Raising Money for Biden Is Fighting Measures to Crack Down on Foreign Election Influence

Ken Jarin, who is raising money for Biden's campaign, leads Ballard Spahr’s government affairs operation, which lobbies for subsidiaries of foreign companies opposing efforts to improve lobbying transparency and prevent foreign election influence.