DNC Chair Tom Perez
Chair of the Democratic National Committee Tom Perez greets the crowd at the start of the Democratic Presidential Debate at the Fox Theatre July 30, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan.Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

The DNC is Taking Thousands From Fossil Fuel Executives

As it rejects a climate debate, the DNC is taking big contributions from individuals who own and run companies that profit from the burning of oil, gas, and coal.


Brick House Cooperative Primary category in which blog post is published

Pro-Israel Super PAC Prevails in Ohio Primary

Democratic establishment favorite Shontel Brown defeated progressive Nina Turner and several other candidates in a Democratic Ohio special election primary on Tuesday night, virtually guaranteeing her a seat in Congress.

Climate Primary category in which blog post is published

Exxon Lobbyist Caught on Tape Is an Advisor to Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

The lobbyist, Keith McCoy, was caught on video discussing how his company has fought climate science and worked to stop Congress from passing climate bills. The CBC Foundation has declined to boot him from its advisory board.

Democracy Primary category in which blog post is published

Major Companies Donate to Republican AG Group Despite Its Role in Jan. 6 Riots

AT&T, MasterCard, and 1-800 Contacts are among the companies that donated to the Republican Attorneys General Association after its policy arm made robocalls to boost the turnout at the Jan. 6 protest that preceded the Capitol riots.