Workers at a Chipotle in Manhattan protest unsafe conditions, such as a lack of proper personal protective equipment and enforced social distancing, on May 7, 2020.Photo by 32BJ SEIU

States and Cities With Public Campaign Financing Lead on Paid Sick Leave Policies

In Connecticut and Maine, legislators who participated in public campaign financing programs led breakthroughs in passing paid sick leave policies for workers.

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Congress Won’t Stop Trading Stocks

Researchers studying congressional stock ownership have found that the practice has effects on lobbying activity and potentially on market movements.

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Here’s Who’s Funding the PAC Attacking Nina Turner

Democratic Majority for Israel has spent hundreds of thousands on anti-Turner attack ads and misleading mailers to influence the Ohio special election primary.

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The DCCC’s Top Bundler Is an Oil Lobbyist

An American Petroleum Institute lobbyist has given the Democratic Party group nearly $1 million.