U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks at a weekly news conference on March 04, 2021 in Washington, DC.Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

Pelosi-Controlled Committee Blocks Votes on Congressional Stock Trading

Paul Pelosi would have to give up his stock trading if bipartisan bills on blind trusts were allowed to advance.

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Dems Hire Oil and Gas Astroturf Group Lobbyist for Environment Subcommittee

Kristi Parrott is joining the Subcommittee on Environment from HBW Resources, where she lobbied Congress on behalf of an astroturf group for oil majors.

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GOP Effort to Subvert Democracy Heads to SCOTUS

The conservative Supreme Court majority may hand state legislatures unchecked control over federal elections.

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Hochul’s Stadium Swindle

The New York governor’s billion-dollar subsidy deal for a new Buffalo Bills stadium could reward her husband—and is the latest example of the state squeezing the Seneca Nation.