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Seth Klarman (L), founder of Baupost Group, walks with Alex Karp, chief executive officer of Palantir Technologies, as they attend the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 6, 2016 in Sun Valley, Idaho.Drew Angerer/Getty Images

Hedge Fund Billionaires Power New Democratic Super PAC

The group's top donor has a history of backing Republicans.

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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.