Sludge
Relentlessly uncovering corruption.
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.

Health Primary category in which blog post is published
Koch Primary category in which blog post is published

Conservative Democrat Continues to Take Koch Cash

Rep. Henry Cuellar of oil-rich Texas got another campaign donation from the PAC of GOP megadonor Charles Koch’s fossil fuel conglomerate, Koch Industries.

Influence Primary category in which blog post is published

Republicans Abandon Election Security

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

2018 Midterms Primary category in which blog post is published

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.