Sludge
Relentlessly uncovering corruption.
Democratic Lawmakers Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez And Sen. Ed Markey Unveil Their Green New Deal Resolution
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 07: U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) speaks as Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) (R) and other Congressional Democrats listen during a news conference in front of the U.S. CapitolAlex Wong/Getty Images

Dems Not Backing Green New Deal Took Far More Money From Oil and Gas Interests

The more oil and gas money a House Democrat has received, the less likely they are to support the Green New Deal

Climate 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.