Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Va), at right, is trailed by reporters and Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-Va.) after leaving a House Democratic caucus meeting on September 24, 2019 at the U.S. Capitol.Win McNamee / Getty Images

Cracks Emerge in No Corporate PAC Money Movement

Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Va.) is likely to be the first to abandon the campaign finance pledge, after promising voters before she was elected that “this kind of pay-to-play governance is unacceptable.”

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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.