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House Democrats Condemn Trump's Targeting Affordable Care Act's Pre-existing Condition
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 13: Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA), speaks during a news conference.Toya Sarno Jordan/Getty Images

‘Medicare for All’ Skeptic Richard Neal Can Block Progressive Health Care Bills From His New Committee Perch

Neal has taken millions from the health care industry, and now it's time to deliver.

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A Christian Nationalist Group Is Quietly Shaping Bills for State Legislatures

Seemingly disparate anti-LGBTQ, anti-choice bills can all be traced to Project Blitz, an elaborate legal strategy devised by a coalition of Christian Right groups.

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Buttigieg’s Antitrust Adviser is a Wells Fargo Attorney

The campaign has also had advisers sign non-disclosure agreements, and in at least one case attempted to lock someone up with a non-compete agreement.

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WeWork’s Revolving-Door Games Called Into Question

Progressive groups highlight how the embattled company hired former senior SEC officials to represent its interests at the SEC.