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U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Fla.) and Rep. Charles Dent (R-Pa.) come out from a meeting prior to a hearing on July 29, 2010 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.Alex Wong/Getty Images

Climate Crisis Committee Chair Divests From Fossil Fuel Fund Following Sludge Report

Florida Rep. Kathy Castor sold her shares worth up to $100,000 “to build confidence in her leadership.”

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The D.C. Media Blob and the Trade Group Speaking Circuit

Anchors, commentators, and contributors at the top news organizations will be featured—and highly paid—speakers at major industry conferences this spring.

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Richard Neal Is #1 in Corporate PAC Donations

Neal, who chairs the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee, got money from PACs of several corporations that had negative effective tax rates in 2018.