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Luis E. De Jesus, 51, shows off his Hurricane Maria destroyed wooden house in the Playa Fortuna neighborhood, on September 19, 2018 in Luquillo, Puerto Rico.Angel Valentin/Getty Images

Hedge Fund Cash Flows to Presidential Candidates—at Puerto Rico’s Expense

Of the Democratic field, only Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have returned the money.

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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.