U.S. Representative Cedric Richmond (D-LA) gestures to the crowd during the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Alex Wong/Getty Images

Biden to Tap Fossil Fuel-Friendly Rep for White House Job

Top Democratic oil and gas PAC money recipient Rep. Cedric Richmond will be hired for an advisory role, according to reports.

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Blue Dog Rep Jim Cooper Gets Progressive Primary Challenger

The Nashville Democrat, chair of the House subcommittee overseeing nuclear weapons programs, received max contributions last cycle from the PACs of several top defense contractors.

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Troy Carter Removed From ‘No Fossil Fuel Money’ Pledge Following Sludge Report

After signing the pledge on March 5, Carter violated it by taking at least nine large donations from fossil fuel interests.

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Democrat Opposed to the PRO Act Was Showered With Cash From Amazon Executives

Warner is one of just three Democrat who is not co-sponsoring the PRO Act.