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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and DCCC Chair Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) speak to the media on Feb. 8, 2018.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and DCCC Chair Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) speak to the media on Feb. 8, 2018. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

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.

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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.