Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) stands with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) at the U.S. Capitol on January 3, 2019 in Washington, DC.Mark Wilson / Getty Images

Record ‘Dark Money’ Donations Help GOP Retake House Seats

A Republican-linked nonprofit was the top donor to House Republicans' super PAC, which spent big in a number of swing races that saw the GOP retake seats lost to Democrats in 2018.

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Revealing Money and Power Networks in North Carolina Campaigns

A spatial analysis of campaign finance data reveals a 2020 statehouse landscape awash in cash as Democrats tried new efforts to win seats ahead of redistricting.

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Biden to Pick Former Corporate Lobbyist Jaime Harrison for DNC Chair

During the Obama administration, Harrison lobbied for some of the Hill's top spenders, including Big Banks, Big Oil, and a coalition of coal companies that fought climate regulations.

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Cruz and AOC Said They Would Propose a Lobbying Ban. So What Happened?

They got a lot of attention for agreeing to work together on a bill to close the revolving door, but they never actually did what they said they would.