Gavin Newsom attends 'Families Belong Together - Freedom for Immigrants March Los Angeles' at Los Angeles City Hall on June 30, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.Emma McIntyre/Getty Images

Newsom Delivers for Energy Clients of Lobbyist He Celebrated at French Laundry

A review of public records suggests the Newsom administration's actions may have been inappropriately influenced by his lobbyist friend's firm.

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Pro-Israel Super PAC Prevails in Ohio Primary

Democratic establishment favorite Shontel Brown defeated progressive Nina Turner and several other candidates in a Democratic Ohio special election primary on Tuesday night, virtually guaranteeing her a seat in Congress.

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Exxon Lobbyist Caught on Tape Is an Advisor to Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

The lobbyist, Keith McCoy, was caught on video discussing how his company has fought climate science and worked to stop Congress from passing climate bills. The CBC Foundation has declined to boot him from its advisory board.

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Major Companies Donate to Republican AG Group Despite Its Role in Jan. 6 Riots

AT&T, MasterCard, and 1-800 Contacts are among the companies that donated to the Republican Attorneys General Association after its policy arm made robocalls to boost the turnout at the Jan. 6 protest that preceded the Capitol riots.