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Rep. Gabbard (D-HI) And Rep. Jones (R-NC) Discuss Bipartisan Resolution Addressing Congress's Right To Declare War
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 18: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) speaks at a press conference on House Resolution 922 outside the U.S. Capitol.Win McNamee/Getty Images

Tulsi Gabbard Took Thousands From Members of Right-Wing Hindu Group

Critics say that the Hindu American Foundation is "a pernicious organization" with ties to the Indian right wing movement.

Influence Primary category in which blog post is published
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NY Assembly Leaders Get Very Little Dough from Actual Humans in Their Districts

In the wake of the New York Assembly’s surprise punt on creating a public campaign finance system, a new report highlights the extent to which Assembly leaders rely on corporations and out-of-district donors to fund their campaigns.

Trump’s FAA Is Captured by Boeing, and Only Ted Cruz is Outraged?

Boeing is providing Trump-level cooperation with the House Transportation Committee, but no subpoena has been issued.

Opinion
2020 Primary category in which blog post is published

DCCC Vendors Work for Corporations Lobbying Against Democratic Policies

The DCCC has blacklisted vendors that work with progressive challengers, but it continues to pay those whose corporate clients work to block policies like net neutrality and Medicare for All.