U.S. Representative Steve King (R-Iowa) speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Jan. 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa.Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images

Iowans Send White Supremacist Rep Back to Congress

Three of Iowa’s four congressional districts went to Democrats on Tuesday, but Steve King managed to hold on to Iowa’s 4th.

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Kennedy to Refund Donations From Fossil Fuel Lobbyist

A lobbyist for natural gas and pipeline companies gave Kennedy the legal maximum contribution, a violation of the No Fossil Fuel Money pledge that Kennedy signed.

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Corporate Lobbyists Vote To Keep Corporate Lobbyists In the DNC

A measure to bar corporate lobbyists from serving on the DNC was rejected with several corporate lobbyists on the DNC Rules Committee voting against it.

How To Make Campaign Ads Less Terrible

A permanent, publicly-accessible archive of all campaign ads would make it easier to hold politicians accountable for what they say

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