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Democratic Congressional Candidate Katie Hill Holds Election Night Event
Democratic Rep.-elect Katie Hill pledged to reject corporate PACs, but took $10,000 from the corporate PAC-funded NewDemPAC.Mario Tama/Getty Images

Dems Who Rejected Corporate PACs Took Money from Corporate-Funded NewDemPAC

NewDemPAC receives contributions from PACs of nearly every major American corporation.

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Lipinski ‘Proud’ of Endorsement From Railroad Lobbyist

Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) gave the railroad industry multiple benefits as chair of the Railroad Subcommittee before receiving the endorsement of CSX lobbyist Tom Livingston.

Buying Their Way Out of Environmental Regulations

Trump’s EPA lets big-time coal industry donors off the hook for the damage their mercury emissions inflict on children.